poetry

Hope Breaks Dawn

Beauty fools admire Arrogance does impress Hair burnt by fire Face cracked with stress   Better than reality Roles well played Masking insanity Life these days   Primarily unnecessary Useless bell and whistle Modesty become heresy Currency the epistle   Every one a prostitute Soul sold for grain Vacuous and destitute No devils to blame… Continue reading Hope Breaks Dawn

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A Journey Continued

Twisted and torn Mangled and soiled Tired and worn Courage recoiled   This middle age My survivor's guilt Comfortable cage Wild youth built   Beginning the end? Finding second wind How to pretend? Joy to live   Lessons learned Some with regret Grand bridges burned Many an unpaid debt   Puzzle in progress Each piece… Continue reading A Journey Continued

poetry

An Offering for Pascha

For us you die Do we give thanks? With love you rise Do we give thanks?   Glorious sacrifice Do we pray? Surrendered life Do we pray?   In body you preach Do we listen? With blood you teach Do we listen?   Low we receive Do we understand? High we believe Do we understand?… Continue reading An Offering for Pascha