Category Archives: Grace

#419 – “but for the Grace”

“but for the Grace”   they annoy me the poor with their homeless street-sleeping their wide open fingers and dirty teeth speaking asking for money with their cardboard signs waiting for food in their long desperate lines I prefer not … Continue reading

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#348 of 365 – “worthy”

“worthy”   lets gather some trees up and build us a fort pillage our neighbors and hunt them for sport lets swear off conversation wear our weapons out loud shatter some lives like glass in a crowd lets bury our … Continue reading

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#339 of 365 – 4 Haiku

4 Haiku     her breath slipped into her last hour that slipped into her eternity      was she alone or being greeted by those she was waiting to see      this was the day that her tomorrows became … Continue reading

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#336 of 365 – “conundrum”

“conundrum”   I am tossed about in a conundrum between my day and the day’s news that has poured over me like a blindness heavy and suffused my equilibrium is tainted off-colored by the times musty unusable and tattered by … Continue reading

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#306 of 365 – “warm bread”

“warm bread”   joy seeps when I’m not looking through the cracks of my despair   sweet like an unexpected smile from across the room permeating the moment like the smell of warm bread melting like a chocolate drop of … Continue reading

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#305 of 365 – 3 Haiku

3 Haiku     through old winter trees last breath of sunset whispers a new day coming      small town highway leads somewhere else, somewhere unknown what an adventure     big handfuls of rain sky seems so much … Continue reading

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#303 of 365 – “mortality’s knot”

“mortality’s knot”     climbing the air like bricks and stones   looking for prayers to wrap ‘round my bones   as threads of time tangle my thought   and twist space into mortality’s knot    

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#296 of 365 – “sea foam”

“sea foam”   somewhere close the heavens breathe and music sings its slow reprieve where we step from the darkness into warm sea foam and tides call the orphans to splash free and roam away from sad air filled with … Continue reading

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#295 of 365 – “sunsets and coffee”

“sunsets and coffee”   waves of music bring relief   carry darkness away   fill my hungry silences with sunsets and coffee   they bring me back ‘round   to where the warm people live   where children run singing … Continue reading

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#269 of 365 – “where the dead lilies sing”

“where the dead lilies sing”   somewhere special where the dead lilies sing old trees branch and new petals take wing flower dust lifts to the wind and flies travelling the world back home to the skies rain shines like … Continue reading

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