closets

“Come out of that closet child? lets go somewhere” I would coaxed my daughter many afternoons. Forever I will remember the face of her  reluctant obedience as she would leave behind her beautiful world to go walk with me to a park. As we walked she would awaken out of her imaginary world . Slowly… Continue reading closets

Live Stream

They said that I could not come and see you They said I could imagine you were here with me They said I should  dress as if you were coming to see me They said  I should put chair and cross and water out for you So I did , I dressed , I lit… Continue reading Live Stream

Ashes , Ashes, we all fall down

What shall we do in this vineyard of palms ? where Prudentius’s vices are verdant fronds? where we pretend to be “Blessed “trunks from the very first psalm While our roots sit shallow in a climate so calm What shall be our song ? While vile villains and viruses threaten the crop ? shall we… Continue reading Ashes , Ashes, we all fall down

My Everlasting New

I told them “time is always new when it finds its rest in you.” I told them of days so pure yet wild , with your love so true. How it is  lit with flashes of your Face Of never setting Rays .. Dew drips Mercy on mornings  “Amen ” from you  oh Ancient of… Continue reading My Everlasting New

#praying

Could heaven on earth be right now  held at  bay As the devil sends  dirt into  these empty jars of clay? As keys and fingers agree “i’ll pray, Prayin, #Pray But souls of our flesh cannot bend knee to obey ! Are there not angels and saints reviewing this score? Can’t  someone see clear through… Continue reading #praying

New Eve

I will not grope and grab But Reverently RECEIVE I will not quest or question But Brave and Bold BELIEVE I will not sit with noonday devils But Run and Rescue and RETRIEVE I will not be abandoned and barren But Faith Filled Fruit I will CONCEIVE I will not hold the name of harlot… Continue reading New Eve