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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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Windows of We

Living in the crowd we are too much alone intimidated by the noise of too many machines Reading people’s lips in the boistrous bars the fat roosters agawk at sight of legs & breasts stalking for laying hens plumped for … Continue reading

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On Fatherhood

She was my wife who became their mother when I became their father a fine brother & fine sister I was a husband Til the years fled snow`flake to wild`flower sweet`fruit to October`leaf snap`shots in scrap`books stream out to sea … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

O Lord, you have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I rise up;     you discern my thoughts from far away. You search out my path and my lying down,     … Continue reading

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On Dreaming

I awaken before dawn knowing the hour by the birds in the lilac beside the window sweet`scented soft`songs I listen for his foot`fall Hound of Heaven who haunts my dreams fiery`eyed & fierce who pursues all loses none “Each time … Continue reading

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On Choices

We make of the world what we might some make a heaven others make but hell the same means to the hand we have  We build in the world windows or walls doorways of welcome tall towers with gates ours is … 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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On Faith & Fear

Faith is a skin into which a person slips tanned by the suns of a thousand sunrises    while ten`thousand shadows tortured by moons slip over those who opt for a skin of Fear “I’ve tried to seal it in, … Continue reading

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On Nature

Along the fence the raspberry vines planted last year climb round arches of green cane heavy already with leaf blossoms to follow fruit yet to come From their base rise multiple shoots tender as the first vines vying for water … Continue reading

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Along the Road: Day Seventeen

Along the road two tandem`cyclists one of them a thinker the other one the doer one of them the gear the other the chain upon the wheel A strict balance characterized them well`oiled equilibrium each giving each taking in proportion … Continue reading

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Along the Road: Day Thirteen

Along the road came the professor pince`nez on a neck`chain face buried in a historical tome how he kept from tripping over his own steps was the mystery He read sanskrit spoke fluent russian but was helpless in english as … Continue reading

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Along the Road: Day Two

Along the road came the dreamer out`sider looking`in at in`siders looking`out confused by the sign at the city’s limits welcome home! She said to me I am a transplant in the culture`garden a beauty to touch`taste up`rooted for turnips tossed … Continue reading

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