Haiku winter

Color by Trial

Photo by Gary Fultz on Unsplash

the old leafless oak

does not squabble with the storm

that paints her branches

For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.

Hebrews 12:11 (ESV)

Photo by Gary Fultz

The Leaning Barn

“Old Barn” by BugMan50 is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

Child, keep your life straight

or the years will make it lean

like a tired, old barn.