Tag Archives: Art & Poetry by Paul & Kathy Boecher

FIXER UPPER

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© The paint is peeling, windows cracked, a shutter hangs on tight, One lost the battle long ago, it lost its will to fight, The whitewashed fence could use some love, the grass needs cutting … Continue reading

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SOMEONE ELSE’S TREASURE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© The air is screaming out, “it’s spring,” our hearts are filled with joy, Warm thoughts of love will now inspire the minds of girl and boy, New life explodes in every tree, the grass has turned … Continue reading

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WHAT’S INSIDE?

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© It was nothing more than the skeletal remains of a deserted old building. The facade bore scars on its sun bleached boards. It had become pock marked by the bullets of hail. … Continue reading

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LIFE UNBOUND

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© A town was once alive and bustling with activity, Abandoned, but still built on solid ground, We trudge through time with hearts held in captivity, Our walk in life may keep us earthly bound, But when … Continue reading

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WITHIN THE WEEDS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© They wind and worm their way through the thickest part of inner earth,, Weaving in and out of the good spaces, Infecting, infesting, destroying, They can emerge as a thing of beauty, … Continue reading

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ALL THE SAME IN HIS SIGHT

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Within the city limits stands a relic from the past, It used to hold some animals, but those days are long passed, Today it holds many treasures, of times from long ago, Their memory … Continue reading

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GOLDEN OLDEN DAYS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This aging bulwark stands as a reminder of days gone by. Firmly grounded more than a hundred years ago, in the heartland of our country. Each brick and stone, each hewn log was … Continue reading

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TEARS WASH AWAY

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© In memory of our Llewellyn Setter, Gage, who went to heaven yesterday. Originally posted in May, 2014 on atimetoshare.me A mixture of saline and water which appears during a specific episode. It … Continue reading

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REBORN

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This painting was done plein air last summer at the newly restored Erickson Farm in Isanti, MN.  A perfect place to create art, this house has been reborn to serve as an … Continue reading

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BLENDING IN

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This offering is the beginning of a new series of paintings – farms, barns and broken buildings. In the weeds and trenches, In the darkest holes, Perched within the clenches, Of yearned for … Continue reading

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BEHOLD THE CROSS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© When bruised and injured we do fall, before our Father’s throne And look upon the lamb once slain for all sins to atone, Our pain is nothing next to His, our wounds … Continue reading

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OLD RUGGED CROSS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER The cross which carried the Son of God, Has long since passed away, This rotted tree, This imperfect, Ugly, Distressed, Bloodied, Rack of human torture, No longer exists, Yet it has become a … Continue reading

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WINTER STORM – AGAIN!

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER©   It seems that just a day ago, small buds of green appeared, The signs of spring were everywhere, then quickly disappeared, A winter storm with lots of snow came roaring into … Continue reading

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ON CALVARY’S HOLY MOUNTAIN

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Three trees stood firmly planted upon a mountain high, They served as guarding sentries and reached up to the sky, When time was ripe and days drew near, God needed every one, … Continue reading

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GREAT & SMALL

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER Trees stretch their limbs towards the clouds, Reaching almost high enough to touch the face of God, Swaying gently in the summer breeze, Or brilliantly bathed in a palette of warmth, Eventually they … Continue reading

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HE TEACHES US TO PRAY

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER©Why is it when we come in prayer We just don’t have the words to share? The struggles still continue on, Our hopes diminish and are gone. We lift our voices, but we … Continue reading

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CAN’T SEE THE FOREST

ART &  POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Our vision becomes clouded and sometimes we just don’t see, That there’s so much more out there, then one lonely little tree, The world is full of magic light, of power in every … Continue reading

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THE LEAST OF THESE . . .

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Each seed brings forth new life, Designed and created by God Himself, Woven together in His infinite wisdom, Clothing this delicate life with armor to endure the elements, As each season changes under heaven. … Continue reading

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MISTY MORNING

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© You beckon me before your throne.  I have no plea to give. My sins are far too many and  I don’t deserve to live, But still you call to me.  You tell me it’s … Continue reading

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A LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© In the heart of the forest, what is it you see, The death of the brush or the loss of each tree, They die for a while, and rise up again, Spring pushes each bud, giving life deep within, Our days … Continue reading

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