Monthly Archives: August 2018

On Wisdom & Folly

                                     Dan Dridge Davis                                      dandridgeart.com … Continue reading

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September Garden

                     Patrick Heron                   piano-nobile.com The garden so recently verdant with flower & fruit retreats to earth a day at a time Bare … Continue reading

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Disaster Relief

Like the river swollen at flood will level its levies turn cars into boats ropes into ladders families into fish hours eternity                                    so … Continue reading

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Character: 3 Haiku

On the Death of John McCain i. the eye of the Lord discerns ‘tween bone`n`marrow between truth`n`lies ii. a man’s legacy is writ by those he has loved not those he has hated iii. it’s not the spot`light reveals a … Continue reading

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On Tranquility

The priest    at his retreat       contemplates    the world’s sins       in his prayers    lades all pain onto a barge so as to haul    all hurt to God       whose … Continue reading

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The Psalm for The Day

The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry. The face of the LORD is against evildoers, to cut off the remembrance of them from the earth. When the righteous cry for … Continue reading

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The Child Within

What happened to the child within who once saw doors as things to be opened rather than dead`bolted once saw his windows as pictures of worlds rather than of bars to keep him safe Adults told me I should be … Continue reading

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A Splendid Irony

We make of our lives what we will out of abundance we may master charity within our inadequacy we craft opulence what we will of our lives we make The art in our lives lies within us the heart can … Continue reading

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At the Seams

We live in a time of divisions split at seams of community where we once put our hands to whip`saws to fell trees cut beams in unison We built the school for children a class`room to learn civics do democracy … Continue reading

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On Humor

So long as life and death are such a serious business the stress of both kills us Better to accept each as gifts of a divine business rise like trout to a fly Humor is the antidote to our compulsive … Continue reading

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Graveyards of Greed

What violence men have wreaked upon the land by greed for coal then gold then oil leaving their graveyards in their sorry wakes and all for what` else than wealth some more of what they never have enough and not … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

O fear the Lord, you his holy ones,    for those who fear him have no want. The young lions suffer want and hunger,    but those who seek the Lord lack no good thing. Come, O children, listen to … Continue reading

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