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 […]Read more "Pain and Toil (Haiku Series)"
Flashback to yesterday, wayward The story of salvation, unread Forgotten, names and reflections We were lost in s tale of freedom Adrift in the night, rocking Cradled in the trough of the wave Asleep beneath the velvet curtain Dreaming of the liquid worldRead more "Lamplight Part VI"
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"
I am the glacier where the river comes to be I am the mountain from which the river flows I am the ocean where the river ends I am that which feeds upon the river, drink from me I am that which the river feeds upon, drown in me I […]Read more "I Am the River"
Observation It is 4:00 pm, and the rain is freezing. The rain covers everything in a thickening layer of ice, a slurry of slush and snow. It was warm today, but the temperature is falling, dropping below zero. There are people outside, they have no shelter. Some will not make it through the night. […]Read more "Observation – January 2nd, 2017, Monday"
The cosmic movement, everything is motion Everyone is dancing, we do not dance alone I, and I are never alone Never mind the dark and silence Never mind the space, empty all around us I, and I are always present I enigma, I of the heart and mind I friend, I foe, I and I, […]Read more "Dance"
A fire blooming in the heart of a flower A new god rising in the absence of reason Myth makers lulling the gullible to sleep Circling the truth in concentric rings A fire blooming in the heart of a flower A new god rising in the absence of reason Myth makers calling the gullible […]Read more "Sweet Jingo"