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Opposites attract.
Maybe that is why this happened,
why I was drawn inexorably
to one who sits in stillness
as storms rage around Him.

Maybe my changeability, 78 more words


Uriel's Laugh

We revel in spring blossoms, cherry trees
sweet on the bud, my soul sister with wind
wild coils of black curls, skin like earth,
eyes afire with babble brook joy, I put a… 79 more words

Protect Me

On the bank of Ganges

I wash my sins

Protect me O lord of Vishnupadi

from without and within

Devotional Poetry

Good Friday prayer

On this good, good
Friday my heart goes out to my companions at Calvary,
by which I mean
those who are witnesses to the death of life and end of love, 147 more words

Devotional Poetry


A quiet breath, the lioness stalks
between the reeds, flamingoes flock
ochre eyes alight, afire she strikes
bloody paw on zebra, Sekhmet’s delight.


Assignments for April 18

Read the introduction to George Herbert as well as these poems:

  • The Altar
  • Easter Wings
  • Prayer (1)
  • Holdfast
  • The Collar
  • Love (3)

The readings are here:  55 more words



The curve of a tree, weighed down by blossoms
is my favorite place to find you, one with the
roots, your antler curved like the branches, 145 more words