Pain and Toil (Haiku Series)

My world is in pain There is war, both visible And invisible   Murder and torture Ubiquitous indifference Killing for profits   Sheep to the slaughter Machinations of power There is no honor in it   Let the people go The many, dying for bread Thirst for clean water   They are innocent Toiling for […]

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Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Six, The Empire; Part Thirty-nine, Priest, Collected Chapters

  Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 281, October 8th, 2017   Chapter One: Oblate   They elevated him to the priesthood.   It was unprecedented, to rise from the status of a rebel and an outcast, to the most exalted class of being, and once again, he started on […]

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Vision

Shifting and moving Light, shaping cells of being Waves alternating   People, communing Bound by the weak current, a Valence of vision   Questions that shape us Our joyful spaces, the life We create and love   Brought to our sorrows The Affirmation of pain Each day, by vision   Make each second real We […]

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