Tag Archives: Identity

The Box

I’ve a box in the closet to keep the past old letters written returned unopened addresses unknown pictures of old friends gone to fading sepia of names forgotten And now & again I’ll look inside in search of who I … Continue reading

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On Love

Love is as love does the flaw is in me not in what I can do so judge me not in my stone but love A cross has my name lay flowers there when I no longer do forget your … Continue reading

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Along the Road: Day Thirty`Two

By the fire`light the officer had doffed his gun`belt & hand`cuffs his police`man’s uniform & cap donned his hawaiian shirt with the flower print a disarmed`man He told of a cub caught in a bear`trap but befriended by a child … Continue reading

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On Masks

Was a time before you knew my name you recognized my face – you know – the one beneath this mask We were innocent then and lovely still with chins unscarred by the razors of failure of disappointment Lives lay … Continue reading

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Pondering Grace

Beneath the canopy of the heavens we live as if blind to God’s glory preferring the neon of Cities of Chance to the mystery pondering infinity as those made in the image of God a Grace of enormity vast as … Continue reading

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Strangers

We have become strangers to the land our ears dulled to the voices of the flowing rivers the weeping trees We have become strangers in the land our eyes closed to the plight of the dispossessed the faceless poor We … Continue reading

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A Conversation

He asked Who are you? I said, I am a man Yes, he said, I know I responded, I believe! But, What do you believe? he asked me to tell him What I have learned I said to the man … Continue reading

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