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John freeman's Biography I am born and raised, in pope county Arkansas, where I still reside. I live in a small group called Pleasant Grove, about twenty miles north of Russellville on hwy 7, a beautiful highway cut through the famous Ozark mountains. Russellville, a larger city, intersected, by I-40 is about ninety miles west of Little Rock, capital. I am a retired OTR truck driver as of 2009, certainly not a writer, as one may determine. In my life while I have written one poem prior to 2009, “The Tale of a Pig’s Tail”, when my confidence permits I may share on this web. Immediately upon my retirement, the first month of 2009, poems of the kind that I’ve shared on “#Poetry Soup” begin to emerge up from my heart, like a river that could not be stopped, as if I had something to write. Ha! Well anyway, you be the judge, but whatever the mind, I do not think it will stay this flow, sorry. The message seems to be, “God is Love, the power, of Truth which is his Kingdom”, the much larger picture of a reality, of which, the imitative will cannot conceive of by itself. I am single and have one son named Boyce, made famous by an honorable mention in one of my poems. Lol! Also, I have written true poems about my dear grandmother and granddaughter. I have many other children and grand children that I hope to write poems in honor of each member of my immediate family.

 I lovingly accept your warm welcome to “Poetry Soup”. Thanks so much, for your comments on my Poems, and the one Blog I have posted. My welcoming was fantastic, thanks! I am love, created to be, and that is what I write about, so one may say whatever one believes in comments, about my stuff. If my feeling are hurt my love will absolve, never allow yourself worry about that. It will not be a problem! Having not got some of the meanings in my stuff, feel free to ask questions. We all are touching some part of the proverbial elephant, the cosmic consciousness, of creator. I do not mind relating that I think he is the essence, love itself. We’re in this thing, the reality of life, together, as one bound by the essence. In finality, poets are poets because they are acting out, the creative nature of their creator, by the potential the creator placed with in the sacred heart. My opinion is that love is that capacity spoken of, though that is already known from the poems that I write, so who am I kidding! Ha! Lovingly, John Moses Freeman


Faith and Frolick


Blog Posted:3/4/2012 3:08:00 PM
Every belief spiritually religious or otherwise comes to mind has some god head of one type or another governing it, as I understand. To my own bewilderment has been for half a century or more why can not the human concept come to grips with a single fact or ideal at least that it is quite possible that everyone’s god is simply different versions of the same one and only true God: regardless of what individuals and their beliefs hold sacred about their faiths. Life is Love in action regardless of the depth perception of the individual’s awareness of it. Human concepts are like children who have not grown up into the full measure of adulthood. When human concepts become godly precepts then the scripture will be fulfilled, “It is written and the scripture cannot be broken, Ye are gods.” (St John 10:34 & 35 KJV)  

Does not the word “God” itself carry with it the implication…over all…above all…a part of the whole or the one single power in unity of all together. Have we not yet comes to grips with the fact that human concepts are like scattered words or particles of  different languages of words of different sounds all having the same meaning. That human concepts like words are formed as fragmentary parts of the awareness of the whole. That it is the human concept logic itself separated from the whole in its selfish ego that segregates us from the unity of the body’s one precept of harmony. 

We are all brother of the same species, can we not come to grips with one precept of fact that cries out from the midst of injustice for harmony of the whole. Can we not see at least the root word from which all language came representing our harmony as a whole;  that the word singular in the beginning with God was “Love.”  Potential essence!  Abiding within its precept insures a nation’s prominence.

Human concepts of foolishness have gone to seed producing no fruits of value though eloquently pleasing to the natural eyes. Blossoms though eloquently pleasing to the natural eye producing no fruits of meaningful consumption for the Master’s use are meted destruction. Can we not see that it is our own egotistically motivated concepts manifesting also as various differences in religious beliefs that has separated us into factions of little segregations hating each other.

Actually it is the human concept’s ego that wants to be the one who has the answer to life’s problems while separating itself from all the rest. One can see this ego also playing out in the various religious beliefs in its desire to be the one church that is the right one; precept Love is the strait of straights and only maturity in that is the answer to life’s problems. Factions of variances and differences only separate the unity of the whole…
 
“Love seeketh not its own, but another‘s wealth.” Our Father Precept is a prisoner of all but a slave to no one, He is being of himself, though in subjection to his own precept for the… well being of all, so accept the fall, answer the call, the parasite had gall, proving no worth at all.

Smoo cheese, Agape, Moses     
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  1. Date: 3/6/2012 10:31:00 AM
    Thanks Dan as alway for your keen insight. Agape, Moses

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  1. Date: 3/6/2012 10:30:00 AM
    Yes agreed Vince. If one thinks about it, the reason there are two covenants old and new testaments, is the fact that recovery of the humn soul had to start on the level of human concept logic fist which is the old testament of ordinances or fleshly works; then from it into a transition into the Spirit of love in the new. Agape, Moses

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  1. Date: 3/5/2012 7:49:00 PM
    This has been a theory of mine since I was a kid. I believe we all worship the same God but our human perception of who He is differs. Jiminy Cricket may have had it right "Let your conscience be your guide."

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    freeman Avatar john freeman Date: 10/15/2014 4:06:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Amen Vince, and let our conscience grow by the grace of God's consciousness which is Agape source. Agape, Moses
  1. Date: 3/4/2012 4:54:00 PM
    Absolutely Catie, two opinions,views all in the one Spirit. Pray that the few will change whole for the better. Agape, Moses

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  1. Date: 3/4/2012 3:13:00 PM
    I heartily agree. I believe God meets each person on his or her own ground, within their own culture and spiritual practices. One God... an abundance of religions. Hugs, Catie :)

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My Past Blog Posts

 
Trust God in America
Date Posted: 10/6/2014 2:45:00 PM
An Agape Hello
Date Posted: 12/6/2013 5:16:00 PM
Been Busy, busy
Date Posted: 8/11/2012 4:50:00 PM
Personas of Logic
Date Posted: 6/22/2012 9:43:00 AM
"The Transformation"
Date Posted: 6/3/2012 9:06:00 AM
What Are Black Holes?
Date Posted: 5/20/2012 11:06:00 AM
Conscience Consistent Love
Date Posted: 5/17/2012 6:23:00 PM
The Greater Mind
Date Posted: 5/16/2012 10:10:00 AM
If You Don't Program Yourself, Life Will Program You!
Date Posted: 5/13/2012 10:23:00 AM
By Precept, an Analogy
Date Posted: 5/9/2012 12:24:00 PM
Illusions
Date Posted: 5/5/2012 10:22:00 AM
Tending Toward Schizophrenia
Date Posted: 5/3/2012 1:01:00 PM
A Machine out of control!
Date Posted: 5/2/2012 9:43:00 AM
The Image of What?
Date Posted: 4/29/2012 11:06:00 AM
Simplicity
Date Posted: 4/28/2012 10:07:00 AM
For Love’s Sake
Date Posted: 4/26/2012 12:31:00 PM
Agape Moral Issued Logic vs. Human Survival Logic
Date Posted: 4/22/2012 12:49:00 PM
Ethics is Value Based
Date Posted: 4/21/2012 9:19:00 AM
The Body of Truth
Date Posted: 4/19/2012 12:48:00 PM
Stepping Up to the Home Plate
Date Posted: 4/17/2012 10:47:00 AM
Faith is Logically God... cont. (Catie's concern)
Date Posted: 4/9/2012 7:41:00 PM
Faith is Logically God
Date Posted: 4/7/2012 1:35:00 PM
The Earthly Dimension
Date Posted: 3/25/2012 12:34:00 PM
THE THIRD DAY REVELATION
Date Posted: 3/11/2012 1:45:00 PM
Faith and Frolick
Date Posted: 3/4/2012 3:08:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoem TitleFormCategories
10/14/2014ConscienceDidacticallegory,
9/17/2014The Vortex of LoveCoupletbible,
8/19/2014Dawning of GodRhymebible,
12/8/2013summer's sacrificeHaiku 
12/5/2012Hanging in ThereRhymebeauty,courage,beauty,bea
10/24/2012The Rose Only KnowsRhymeangst,
6/6/2012Review Deja vuCoupletlife,
5/22/2012Caffeine High by Carolyn DevonshireTail-rhymefunny,poems,
5/13/2012Billy's AutismTankacaregiving,
5/13/2012Persona ExpoElegyallegory,world,
5/13/2012Life purposeElegyallegory,
5/13/2012Life Not To Employ AnnoyElegyallegory,
5/6/2012SchizophreniaRhymeangst,
5/6/2012The ShiftFree verseangst,self,self,spiritual
5/3/2012Forked Tongues of SoulElegyangst,
4/28/2012The Fat Lady has SungElegyangst,faith,
4/24/2012Mayday MemoriesRhymelove,dog,dog,
4/22/2012VanityMonorhymeangst,body,love,truth,
4/17/2012To Avoid the VoidCoupletangst,
4/15/2012Faithful ParadoxCoupletangst,space,
4/7/2012AspirationsElegyangst,
3/29/2012As a Man Thinketh So is HeElegyangst,
3/21/2012Sorrowful unto deathElegyangst,nature,beauty,beaut
3/19/2012A House DividedElegyangst,
3/11/2012A Time Such as ThisRhymeangst,parody,children,chi
3/5/2012Betwixt your TwainRhymeangst,life,
3/5/2012Strife of the GallRhymeangst,
2/28/2012Shallow DilemmaRhymefear,death,death,
2/18/2012Why is a Beast a BeastRhymeinspirational,god,god,ima
2/11/2012The FeMaleRhymelove,life,life,
2/10/2012Fermenting WineRhymelove,time,love,time,wine,
1/19/2012Somber TonesRhymebusiness,life,
1/12/2012We Will Know As We Are KnownRhymeinspirational,angel,angel
1/4/2012In Joy or DreadRhymelove,death,death,
12/28/2011Self Wealth DeficitRhymeinspirational,power,
12/26/2011A Rose is a RoseRhymeallegory,beauty,rose,beau
12/21/2011Precept Vs ConceptDidacticintrospection,body,change
12/19/2011 By Word of Elizabethan VerseRhymelove,
12/19/2011The Logic of GraceRhymefaith,god,old,heaven,eart
12/18/2011Twice BorneRhymeangst,water,water,
12/16/2011The End of a New Beginning Free verseangst,
12/16/2011AssumptionFree verseallegory,
12/11/2011The DeceptionFree verseintrospection,giving,
12/9/2011 A World in PerilFree verselove,
12/8/2011Life MissionSijopassion,
12/4/2011Quickened PaceRhymemystery,books,books,truth
12/4/2011Grace Paces in four facesRhymemystery,life,wisdom,
12/1/2011A Church Service to RememberNarrativemother,christmas,old,chri
11/27/2011SongsCoupletallegory,
11/25/2011Romancing LegendaryStoneFree verselove,life,power,
11/23/2011Adamant GlitterFree verseallegory,city,
11/23/2011Paradoxical BattleRhymelove,life,
11/21/2011virtuous wreckSijoallegory,
11/21/2011Life DivineSedokaepic,
11/21/2011 pinesHaikunature,
11/20/2011Headlines Woodridge EstatesSijofunny,old,old,
11/18/2011The Christmas HauntingNarrativeintrospection,christmas,o
11/16/2011Repentance Cinquainangst,
11/15/2011PassionDiamantepassion,
11/15/2011sunriseHaikuhope,nature,
11/12/2011A matter of TruthQuaternallegory,truth,
11/12/2011Pondering, of WanderingRhymeallegory,life,
11/6/2011To The Unknown SourceRhymepeace,love,may,
11/4/2011Solomon SongsChokaallegory,
11/1/2011Simple GratitudeRhymepeace,smile,
10/30/2011My Man TS EliotQuatraindedication,heart,red,dark
10/30/2011nesting birds flutter Haikunature,
10/28/2011Enticed, go West, but East-wood be bestLimerickfunny,
10/27/2011Eternal bloomMonorhymefaith,
10/27/2011Something Not RightRhymefunny,me,
10/25/2011Love is SourceVerseintrospection,
10/24/2011My Unique Line JMFABCnature,
10/15/2011Godly by NatureSenryufaith,
10/11/2011The City of pityRhymeintrospection,
10/5/2011Morning dawnSedokadevotion,
10/5/2011THE gODSAlliterationfunny,
10/3/2011LeavesCoupletnature,autumn,
9/29/2011 Leprechaun Balladadventure,
9/29/2011Soup drama Limericklove,
9/25/2011Tokens of JealouslyRhymelost love,
9/21/2011Slick LimerickLimerickintrospection,
9/20/2011HalloweenPantoumholiday,halloween,
9/18/2011abyssDodoitsusatire,
9/18/2011Four SeasonsRhymenature,summer,autumn,summ
9/13/2011a satin veneerRondeaupeople,
9/13/2011RememberRhymededication,
9/11/2011the greatest lighthouseHaikunature,wisdom,
9/10/2011 Life Bubbles of JoyFree verseinspirational,life,nature
9/10/2011pride of EphraimTankaintrospection,
9/9/2011Reaping the Rap of MistakeDizainallegory,
9/9/2011crystal sphere Dodoitsuallegory,life,
9/9/2011back yard Tanka momentTankanature,
9/5/2011SyllablesDidacticintrospection,words,
9/4/2011Reflections Quintain (English)introspection,
9/3/2011Infinite FlightFree versefaith,
9/2/2011Priming September's FallAcrosticnature,change,
9/2/2011sweet danceHaikunature,
9/2/2011Attitude VS HabitudeCoupletnature,peace,change,
8/29/2011Ring around the Ros-ie AL-OU-ET-TERhymesong-lyric,dance,dance,lo
8/28/2011the mourn of sacredRhymepeace,

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Fav Poems

Poem TitleFormCategories
Forgive and ForgetI do not know?inspirational,philosophy
MasterpieceSenryupeace
IN HIS PRESENCE.Villanelle 
I lost meI do not know?sad
Sweet ThingsFree versefunnysweet,sweet,
PiecesSenryuconfusion,depression,life
The POW's EscapeCoupletmystery,visionary,war
FritterbatterRhymesports
father in heavenRhymefaith,father,inspirationa
What's in an email?Rhymelife,on writing and words
God is LoveFree verselost love,lovelove,
AwakeningFree versehopetravel,
The RevolverFree verseloss,
Lives We Have PrintedQuintain (English)on writing and words
Faithful to youRhymededication,devotionme,
There Once MoreSonnetconfusion,love,

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