Ghost

Hunting in shadows The ghosts of dreams, and secrets Poison within me   Softly approaching The muse captures the mystic With soothing visions   Tomorrows promise Transparent, as light as silk The soft kiss of fate   Adrift in the void The spirits of samsara sing The wild, wailing wind   Touching everything Between the […]

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Slip (A Haiku Quatrain)

Tenuous at best Tenably slipping, this grip My fragile clasping   Through handfuls of air Alone, awake and confused Sanity suffers   Stretched tight and thin Spirit on a tangled skein Imperceptible   Desperate wailing Crying in the dark of night My faltering hand  

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The Gift

We are the en-souled Creatures rising in the dark Reaching out, alone   We did not choose, life To come to be, we awoke A poor creation   Birth is concrescence A continuum of fear In the heat of love   The wheel of life turns Not one of us asked for it The imposition […]

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Dawn

Lost, and losing light The world spins beneath a shroud Veiled, these are not clouds   The turning world waits Hopes, losing warmth bit by bit Waiting for the dawn

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Baptism and Emptiness

These feelings oppress Even as they exalt me Pride, humility   My dynamic will An inclination to move Bound and struggling   Duty and honor They stretch me on the altar Servant to ideals   The stone blade cuts deep Frees me from my wounded heart Cruel, unforgiving   Selfless diffusion The holy ghost, washed […]

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