Patience is a virtue, a strength…you have heard it said. Indeed it is, and while virtue connotes a masculine strength, from the Latin: vir, meaning: man, women are the paramount exemplars of this trait. Of all the qualities that a human may possess, of all the ways in which a person may engage the world, […]Read more "Patience"
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Today is a day of beginnings. A small miscalculation at the outset, a subtle deviation from the plan, will cause you to miss your mark by a wide margin, cause you to never reach your end, or to end in a place […]Read more "New Year’s Day 2018"
A ray of light Narrowly escapes A closing door Achieves expression Warmth Hope Mystery Illuminates space Enlightens an object Casts a shadow Creates a questionRead more "Lux Aeterna"
You overwhelm me I am caught, lost in your scent Sea foam and honey Goddess, Aphrodite Venus, daughter of Titans I bow before you Queen of Olympus Uncrowned, ruler of the heart I am your servant Six billion prayers One in every kiss, love spills From your blushing lips In the […]Read more "Beauty"
Life presents questions And I desire answers, give Me keys to the mysteries There is compulsion A relentless drive to see Truth, beauty, goodness Cloistered and alone Fists pounding in silent rage Alienation Echo is silent The forgotten muse retreats In the muffled dark In the womb of fear Scratching images of hope On the […]Read more "Mystery"
The way, we stepped into it Burning with the heat of stars Alight with the purity of love We had no thought of tomorrow We did not bargain for the future We set our hopes on the present We trusted in each other We worked, slept and it was goodRead more "Lamplight Part V"
The Gospel According to Matthew – 2017.07.02 The Way of Faith Faith and the rewards of faith must not be constructed in transactional terms. Faith is trust, it is the simple belief that things we hope for will come true. Christian faith is rooted in the hope for and belief […]Read more "A Homily – Matthew 10:37 – 42 ©"