Beanery Online Literary Magazine

January 23, 2008


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The Beanery Writers Group will meet on January 25 at the Coffee Bean Cafe (meeting room) on Route 30 in Latrobe. Although the meeting is scheduled from 1:00 to 3:00, some persons gather during the hour beforehand for coffee and/or sustenance and conversation.

For further information contact Carolyn C. Holland at


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“Love” is not now just a four letter word. It is a three letter word, and that word is God, notes Robert (Bob) A. Woodall, a Laughlintown (former Laurel Mountain Boro) PA resident in the introduction to his book on Christian poems, LET MIND GIVE WAY TO HEART. From time to time, the Online Literary Magazine will publish selections from his book.

Woodall is currently a resident in a nursing home. His wife gave permission for us to post his work.


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—written by robert a. woodall

A natural law and order marks
the science that we know,
And that’s the way things are, perhaps,
because God made it so.
Sometimes seemingly imperfect,
it’s so hard to understand
How God, in all His mercy,
can let fate play out its hand.

Perhaps He works according to
some rules He hasn’t shown. (more…)