Through poetic illustrations, the author shows how love (charity) is the greatest gift in this world. It is meant to be experienced and not just read about.
Annie Ruth Creations
"Now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity." - I Corinthians 13:13. We can't just talk about love, we must live it and it must become a part of us.
Embracing love is often a lifelong journey to love. Many of us have often been abused, mis-used, and accused so much that we don't know how to love or the love is buried within the deepest parts of our soul. "Embracing Charity" is a straight-talk and heart-felt volume of poetry designed to encourage readers to embrace the love within their ownselves before they can truly love another.
With seven representing the number of completion, the book is divided into seven sections of writing: (1)Esteem,(2) Relations, (3) Spiritual, (4) Sisterhood, (5) Heritage, (6) Social, and (7) Guest Appearance - a special section to introduce a new poet. "Poetry is a healing force - Experience the power!
"...Before you were even conceived I loved you and I imagined your bold, brilliant, and beautiful face. I know that young men seldom refer to themselves as beautiful-- somehow society has identified this quality as feminine. But the beauty that I see is far beyond the outward appearance, although your tall stature and radiant eyes are a sight for anyone to bask in. As I gaze into your eyes my son, I see the beauty of your strength, courage and determination. When I look at you my heart is overjoyed...