Tag Archives: Solstice

Advent Hope

From the forest of endless darkness steps the lantern We can see its light but not him who bears it on his arm His is the flame by which we are lit to stranger`love “Hope is with you when you … Continue reading

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At Midnight

The candle in the window denies the dark the final word at midnight The lantern in a crows`nest allows me to see your ship near safe harbor The table’s laid fresh bread bowls of chowder the bed is made Come … Continue reading

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Winter Light

The light is leaking into the day gray on gray wintery way of saying solstice             as tho the night is not yet dark enough black on black the zen says amounts to perfection “Whatever … Continue reading

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Bent for Solstice

Daily the dark encroaches the day`light seeps like rain thru arid soil to old roots pale with death Timely the candle in a window beacon of hope to any wayfarers shadow`caught by the night bound for solstice “When the candle … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

The tide of the daylight has turned overnight The last of the old light has leaked out of the year The first of the new leaked in The consumer will not notice nor will it be of consequence But poets … Continue reading

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