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My Country

How have things fallen so far apart the house of cards built on promises of soul`less men who are skillful at raising funds but inept leaders serving patrons not people lords who sell power to high bidders turning blind eyes … Continue reading

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On Focus

The eagle carves an arc in the blue heaven without beat of wing soars concentric circles riding on the thermal single`minded eyes prey`focused effortless Mr Mcgee wears a path in the July lawn gone already brittle for want of summer … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Along the Road: Day Fourteen

Along the road ran a marathoner her feet barely touching the pavement beneath her mind detached of body a face without pain in her grueling She ran in rain she ran in sun`shine her motive for running was not a … Continue reading

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On Mind`Sets

Where fear lives the door is locked the windows barred the lights are out the gun in`hand Every stranger is eyed as a threat even when neighbor no end to caution where fear lives But grace lives amid abundance the … 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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On the Economy

Can you hear it? That sound of money like the stainless`steel balls spit from pachinko machines lined up in banks on walls our world the casino in a new economy       pa`ching       pa`ching     … Continue reading

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Like Snow

Like snow on the limbs Christmas melts in milder air mid`winter The news on air`waves again mundane the past year in review In a stable only the ashes remain of a fire lit for warmth and a birth We are … Continue reading

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