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WALKING A TIGHTROPE

The baby they yearned for

That new life for which they hoped

The expectation, the promise

Fragile; silent & cautious

For fear they won’t cope… 140 more words

POETRY

New poem: "... hidden doorways."

… hidden doorways.

By J. K. McDowell

October 2016

The eyes close, the palms touch, the knees kiss the dirt.

Or a column centers a spinning disciple. 142 more words

New Poems

Moon Sparks, Poetry by James R Adams II

Genre: Life

The Sun threw sparks of Moon Light
To warm the waters of the Gulf
The sparks they danced and flickered
The World lost in myself… 358 more words

Festival

New work: "... any creative life."

… any creative life.

By J. K. McDowell

November 2016

A fresh corpse hangs in the branches and I know

I am now in the right part of the jungle forest. 145 more words

New Poems

Poem For The Sunday Lectionary (Advent 1, Yr A)

NOW IS THE MOMENT
(Romans 13: 11-14)

I thought I heard a noise just now
like a wind rising, like a sea rolling … 102 more words

Sunday Lectionary

Not Enough ...

Not enough sun
to thaw the ice
sticking to deck-timber.

Not enough sun
to melt the icing-sugar
dusting the clover.

Not enough sun
to warm the birds’ backs… 29 more words

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