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Category Archives: Thinkings and poems
Picked like a red flower, smitten by red earth Invisible at sunset, shaded at soft dawn Hear a word made flesh, see a being but no birth. What were blue and red saying, was it a curse? As the graduates crossed, … Continue reading
If I did not write I could clean house Wash the curtains, hang them on the line Polish my small table and my mouse Make a chocolate cat and drink more wine If I did not write I could go … Continue reading
When marriage was a sacrament and life was lived as prayer We lived inside a structure; we knew anatomy The living hands of God were there to hold us from despair Each event had its rituals when ritual was pure. Birth was baptism, … Continue reading
They said she was too hot to hold She was on fire, all night But her ashes now have gone so cold Her plastic dress was a sight to behold Yeah, she looked so good, so right They said she was … Continue reading