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The Honey`Man

The honey`man sits easily at his table his hands illustrating his life the long sinewy fingers of healed scars open to be read by curious customers the thick nails knife`carved as clean as beeswax tender & tough and at his … Continue reading

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The Poppy Pods

The poppy pods lie still beneath the tulips       waiting       waiting till all the Prima`Donnas have their full day Bright bulbs pale petals blown in the wind       floating       floating … Continue reading

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Sailing into the Sun

I have no choice but to sail into the sun whose setting is ever certain for I am unable to run as fast as He flies On my shoulder rides the gliding moon faint now in the failing light but … Continue reading

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Singing the Day

“My heart is steadfast, O God,            my heart is steadfast.      I will sing and make melody.         Awake, O harp and lyre!            I will awake … Continue reading

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El Camino de Emaus

“You have kept count of my tossings;          put my tears in your bottle.      Are they not in your record?      Then my enemies will retreat         in the day when … Continue reading

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White Rabbit

“Do not fret because of the wicked;          do not be envious of wrongdoers,      for they will soon fade like the grass,          and wither like the green herb.  Trust in the … Continue reading

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Life of Significant Soil

She lived in her yesterdays Alive only in the old memories of her youth and of her beauty of loves that left her ashore when they sailed off to war Sailors sailing off into sunsets in ships that would not … Continue reading

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I Set`Out Today

I set`out today to walk a different way To choose a different path from that my footsteps took yesterday I was so weary of the suburban sprawl The new match`box houses the flowerbeds to match matching SUVs Among the trees … Continue reading

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With a Word

“The voice of the Lord is over the waters;       the God of glory thunders,  The voice of the Lord is powerful;       the voice of the Lord is full of majesty.  The Lord sits enthroned … Continue reading

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The Prayer of the Refugee

“To you, O Lord, I call;     my rock, do not refuse to hear me,       as if you are silent to me I shall be          like those who go down to oblivion. … Continue reading

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Grace`Branded

“The Lord is my chosen portion          and my cup; you hold my lot. The boundary lines have fallen          for me in pleasant places.      I have a goodly heritage.” ~ Psalm … Continue reading

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On Christmas Eve

At times a truce is peace not for the long term but at least for the moment not in the everywhere but at least here and now Who knows why we fight our way through life Something deep in our … Continue reading

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