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The Honey`Man

The honey`man
sits easily at his table
his hands illustrating his life
the long sinewy fingers
of healed scars

open to be read
by curious customers… 85 more words

Poetry

The Stranger in the Woods Review

The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel

This is the last book from my April reading that I’ll be reviewing here. As I said in my previous post, I was tempted to just write the whole month off, but this book has stuck in my head for the last few weeks, so I’m finding it worth the time to unpack it a bit and encourage others to give it a go. 925 more words

Books

Orders and rules - monastic life #atozchallenge

As I’ve been exploring the theme of abbeys and cathedrals, I can’t hope notice how many difference religious orders existed across the centuries.  Their influence on the architecture of abbeys in particular is reflected in their daily life.  664 more words

A-Zchallenge

Day 02 - poem about hermits

case study #7

she makes peace with past tears ;
ignores the radio’s roster of sad songs
background faint which seek to suck
her into sinkholes she’s spent years… 49 more words

Poetry

venison jerky and cheap brandy

I was reading this article/preview this article/preview for a book about this kind of hermit and his eventual capture. The point is that there’s a WEBSITE for the COMMUNITY of hermits and they even got a FORUM. 146 more words

Neat

Employment Opportunity - Austria

I love the British Broadcasting Corporation!  In a time when 99% of the gutter-feeding media are giving the other 1% a bad name, the Beeb (as it is affectionately called) is a bastion of reasonable thought.  461 more words

Humor

Rite of the Hermit

The Lady holds mystery

In a silent waiting orb,

Her milky white lantern

Cloaked in the darkness

Of velvet ebony night. 

Sun King gives way as… 49 more words

Poetry