Monthly Archives: June 2018

On Love

One can love what he doesn’t understand Say God who is unfathomable by human thots and is known but by the heart But One will not ever understand the un`loved Say poetry which is written like light of a distant … Continue reading

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On Peace

You lay yourself down across the chasm impossible to cross give me pathway from isolation to home You tear down the wall built by my fears of everything other show me beauty hiding in scars you bear You see white … Continue reading

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On Mercy

The Pointer brought the bird I had winged in flight carried in mouth soft as satin On his nose a drop of blood from a wounded dove scented of sage from the hill And so softly dropped the bird quivering … Continue reading

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On Grace

Grace is the way you face the wind blowing in from the sea you bend the knee to a wave in tide Grace is the how you hold your hand` out to greet the stranger how your eyes smile at … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

Give thanks to the Lord for he is good,    and his mercy endures for ever. Let all those whom the Lord has redeemed proclaim    that he redeemed them from the hand of the foe. He gathered them out … Continue reading

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On OCD

I will admit it I’m compulsive I’m an obsessive tenacious squid around a thot Ladybug now knows to let go with but six legs and wings to fly a gift to be shy The dalmatian finds it hard to change … Continue reading

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On Our Crises

“There is no immigration crisis; just a hatred crisis.” Paul Krugman, NYT 06/22/18 “We travelers, walking to the sun, can’t see Ahead, but looking back the very light That blinded us shows us the way we came, Along which blessings … Continue reading

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It Is the Law

The uniforms will always change as do the authorizations Once they came for the Jews scarred with yellow stars wearing high boots of the gestapo It’s time to go they always tell you in their words not yours So they … Continue reading

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The Disappeared

The children of the disappeared watch thru chain`links the tears long now gone to steel The sobs now turned symphonic in the ears of the guards who must fantasize or go insane Oh America! What we’ve become! Israel on the … Continue reading

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A Boy Named Jesus

The mother was prepared for the suffering understanding well the lesson the crucifix teaches without a word the cost of liberty is love and love was all she had` left of her spent dowry love for the small boy named … Continue reading

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On Silences

Lying atop the sheets on a warm summer night sleep is the far`off train`whistle haunting the dark silence thru an open window The Island is as quiet as a cathedral’s sanctuary the flames of the votive candles heard licking stained … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

It is good to give thanks to the Lord,    to sing praises to your name, O Most High;       to declare your steadfast love in the morning,       and your faithfulness by night,     … Continue reading

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