Tag Archives: Light

#402 – “unending”

“unending”    does darkness always lead to light or are there permanent unending black holes of night where everything of value gets sucked in and crushed where music and prayers get flattened and hushed and hope for tomorrow is scattered … Continue reading

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#370 – 2 Haiku

2 Haiku   the road of dreams is paved with nightmares of failure and falters of faith     so many tunnels stretched out together; daylight always visible  

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#349 of 365 – “tether”

 “tether”   there’s so much light that’s travelled years inside the gravity of time   whispering through the shadows of the past it leaves behind   there are no folded up spaces where today can last forever   no soundless … Continue reading

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#326 of 365 – “prayers for harm’s way”

 “prayers for harm’s way”   prayers come a long way over bloodshed and bones climb over graves with no crosses or stones they fistfight their way through riots and religion pull up the bereaved and souls lost to perdition they … Continue reading

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#324 of 365 – “ISIS”

ISIS   there is no semblance of right no relatable belief stone darkness so cold light is swallowed up by grief there is no room for other people no space for God to take a breath they want to bludgeon … Continue reading

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#260 of 365 – 4 Haiku

4 Haiku      vagrant whispering muddy voices in my mind wish I could hear God     thoughts made of acid burn away my self-esteem leave bones of self-doubt     I have to pray deep through my own … Continue reading

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#232 of 365 – “patch of green”

“patch of green”   I see breadcrumbs, feel light and a bit of sweet rainfall   hear the faint hymns of freedom scaling my wall   there’s food for the famished a few prayers for the weak   and a … Continue reading

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#206 of 365 – “wading”

“wading”   I can’t hide beneath the drops of light that burn through my disguise   as I go wading in the streams of sun than cleanse me and baptize   the dispiriting voices and disparaging reflections in my eyes … Continue reading

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