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With every voice lifted high

They sang till the earth

and the heavens rang

With voices like a Thunder

They sang Glory

Glory to the heroes… 91 more words

New Poems

New Poem: "... your art."

… your art.

By J. K. McDowell

March 2015

Set aside your notions of the wild

And let the wind scatter your ashes.

Set apart your notions of the past… 63 more words

New Poems

A Poem For Easter Sunday (Yr B)

(Mark 16: 1-8)

We saw where the body of Jesus was laid,
laid within the tomb.
And we asked
who will roll the stone away, 146 more words

Lectionary Readings

Three Haiku for Spring

Though late snows creep up on us,
in my studio
green wellspring from my fingers

Before me lies fresh canvas
green drag on bristles
one breath of spring before me… 15 more words


So I wrote a new poem today

and I really think it’s a good one so I sent it off to a few magazines and lets see what they all say right? 162 more words

The Writing Process

New Poem: "... the challenge."

… the challenge.

By J. K. McDowell

March 2015

Is life toil in alternating darkness and

Fluorescence? I would be interested in saving

Daylight if we did not also destroy the night. 125 more words

New Poems

New poem in Booth - How to Build a Telescope

Thrilled to have my poem “How to Build a Telescope” online at the terrific Booth journal! This is a poem that I wrote a couple years back and fiddled with for a long, long time, as it demanded that I pour more and more of myself into it before it could be finished…and when I got the note from… 51 more words