I lived my life like an actor on stage so I'll stop acting.
Without Christ in my life I'm in a plane with no captain,
No parachute when I'm crashing,
Because I live for excitement and action like speeding in a car without my seat belt fasten.
And if I'm napping I'm probably relaxing at night in the mist of assassins.
Spirits clapping, celebrating and laughing and attacking my spirit for their own satisfaction,
But without Christ I can't even shout his name to erase the distraction.
Satan kingdom building and never collapsing.
I know in the dark roads I'll probably choose to reap what I sow,
And let sin slice my life like fractions with no one to make me whole.
So I'll probably run around with a hole in my soul.
And when my nightmare shows and began to grow.
I can't even change the channel of my life like t.v. without a remote control.
Without Christ in my life there's no meaning of living.
Like an ear that don't listen, a mind with no decisions, and a car with no keys that you put in the ignition.
Listen I can't be tripping,
Because me on this earth is like waking up without the sun being risen.
No value in my life like Geneva watches when the diamonds missing.
It's even worst when it don't even shine or glisten.
Without Christ I'm like dry land with nothing to rain on.
Climbing mountains without a rope to hang on.
Sickness with no medicine to make the pain gone.
And a rim without even having a ball to bang on.
I'm worthless like going to war with no troops.
No bullet proof,
Guns with no bullets to shoot.
And if it's raining, it's like staying in your house without even having a roof.
Blood on Paper is an emotional and heartfelt poetic pieces that ministers the gospel of Jesus Christ to the hearts, minds, and souls of the urban youth. Maurice 'Wisdom' Bishop powerful and poetic words takes you on a journey of his past experiences, the lives of others, and illustrating stories to show you God's love for us; as well as those who reject him. His powerful and anointed words will cause you to examine your own life and make a decision that will change your life forever. Maurice 'Wisdom' Bishop was born and raised in South Philly. He is currently serving in the United States Army and is deployed to Iraq. He will be back in the states this year. Before he joined the army, Maurice performed his poetry in churches as well as other places such as; Drexel University, World Live Café, YMCA Recreation Center, 2006 Youth Poetry Slam at the Free Library of Philadelphia (Semifinalist), etc. Although deployed to Iraq, Wisdom performed at the Memorial Hall Talent Show; as well as Talil Chapel Christmas Concert. Wisdom words are powerful, anointed, inspiring and life changing.