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A Child Dwell

Hold the banner for Him we seek
for His resting place is glorious.
May earth be filled even overflow
with knowledge of the Lord,
as waters of the endless sea. 74 more words

Metamorphosis

As I amble amber path early morn
the raven rears his beady head and calls,
a locomotive’s moan looms the spring air;
as tadpoles test sallow, murky pond. 44 more words

Teach a Child in the Way


“Let my teaching drop as the rain,
My speech distill as the dew,
As raindrops on the tender herb,
And as showers on the grass.”
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Wolf’s Whippoorwill


photo by: Nancy Landry

An enduring Wisconsin whippoorwill;
I heard upon waterbed drift lonesome.
Heard its mournful echo faint and hollow.
Its whimper wooed, wooed, wooed; 94 more words

Destructive Seeds

Day seated where wind blows;
through willow weeping from storms.
Pale goes heavenly bodies,
tall mountains shake… quiver,
the gazelle grazes no more!
Did our help wash with the rains? 144 more words

Holy Seed


Cut down the tree or trim its branches
Prune dead wood unworthy to remain
Fetch the gardener, fell the rusty ax

Look, new growth beneath fresh flax… 109 more words

Is the Glass Half Empty?

Some build up; while others break down.
White pews are lined with men of faith,
as dead men slip out backdoor gates.
Small shops owner pour out heart & soul, 140 more words