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This Rock

This rock

that once held two

can barely hold me

Cosmic truths

Lay hidden

as to why

And how

But both feet remain dry

So on I trudge


Lamentation - Joe Cliff

I have a new fixation in my personal reading.  There appears to be a new breed of writers currently publishing works that are at once deep, dark, and realistically gritty.   552 more words


Deposition Watercolor

Here is another watercolor for sale (18 by 24 inches $500). it’s based on a photo by the photographer Steven Edson, who gave me permission to use it as reference since I’m going to donate any proceeds to the Trappists. 29 more words


Chief Seattle, Treaty Oration 1854 to the United States of America

“Yonder sky that has wept tears of compassion upon my people for centuries untold, and which to us appears changeless and eternal, may change. Today is fair. 1,502 more words


[NB] Tammuz and St. George

This mourning for Tammuz/Damuzi thing…Okay, let me run through some stuff.

There is a quote that comes from a tenth-century manuscript, Nabatean Agriculture, that contains much useful information. 851 more words


The Week in Books: The boring and the totally awesome

In my seemingly never-ending quest to get rid of all my physical books before we move (and buy an ebook of ones worth keeping, but getting rid of the physical book either way) I’ve been going through the stack of books that I’ve kept around which look interesting. 718 more words