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Best There But For The Grace Of God Go I Poems

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There but for the grace of God
"There but for the grace of God go I",I heard them say,then they passed an addict begging on the streets and walked away,
They call themselves...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, christian, discrimination, judgement, religion,
Form: Acrostic



Grace Of God Or Fate
An old man staggering and begging
Outside the doors of Walmart…
There but for the grace of God go I

Perhaps most look askance
Not even giving a second...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, god, humanity, life, poverty, , fate,
Form: Dramatic monologue
But For The Grace Of God Go I
…There, but for the grace of God go I…
Is a thought I oft used to think
As I cast a hasty, judgmental eye
Roundabout the coffee shop
And...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, fantasy, imagination, people, stars,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member IT AIN'T MY FAULT
I been havin' a real bad day.
Nothin's gone right and my skies are grey.

I usually am quite chipper and kind.
Not a more generous soul will...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, angst, faith, inspirational, people, bible, bible,
Form: Couplet
Homeless
I work in retail.  This Tanka sequence was written while I was having trouble with a particular individual:


Homeless and dirty,
Aggressive and obnoxious,
Sometimes even worse,
Though...

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© Jim Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, life
Form: Tanka



There But for the Grace of God

I can only imagine
How horrible it would be
In a world of total darkness
If I couldn't hear or see

How would I communicate?
If I could only use...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, sad
Form: Rhyme
Easy Practitioners of Another Voodoo
Easy Practitioners of Another Voodoo

While I was counting the cost of steak
And while depressed about her over weight
He was counting grains of rice
She was forced...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, allegory, angst, food, forgiveness, life, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Something To Think About

Is there more joy than the sound of a child's laughter

long before they're forced to experience the life ahead

with its many challenges that are

enough to...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, stress,
Form: Free verse
Confession In the Dark
The Things people will SAY in the Confessional!*

Silly things!

…Terrible things!

And then, they go away clean, and I am broken…
These things Christ is supposed to heal,...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, anxiety, conflict, forgiveness, god, introspection, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member There Is Such Heartbreak To See

"There but for the grace of God, go I"... based on a quote by
John Bradford (circa 1510–1555) "There but for the grace of God, goes...

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Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, 10th grade, angst, anxiety, feelings, how
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Being Conned

*Being Conned*
Written: by “Miracle Man”
7/16/2018

My entire life I’ve considered myself high strung,
So I’m weary of people who treat me as if dung.

Some people borrow money...

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© Tom Wright  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: there but for the grace of god go i, courage, how i feel, me,
Form: Couplet