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Prayer (I)

Prayer the church’s banquet, angels’ age,
God’s breath in man returning to his birth,
The soul in paraphrase, heart in pilgrimage,
The Christian plummet sounding heaven and earth: 74 more words



Time used to follow us but now it has stopped
Instead of an “us” it’s just “you” and “me”
Rather than saying every little thing passed by… 59 more words


Reign of Winter, Canto 4

Reign of Winter

Canto 4

The dawn is slaying night with sunlit sword,

Against an edge the lights of morning crash.

Upon that light all sleeping eyes have soared, 83 more words


Corse & Salty sonnet

Unwelcomed deception is a nasty burn
It’s fire you never wanted to spark
Corse and salty rope around bound wrists turns
a blazin that spurns hell from the dark… 80 more words



Tuesday! You know what that means! That’s right,
Election Day is just two weeks away!
Three hundred forty hours from tonight
The skies will clear– okay, they’ll be less gray. 75 more words


Day 86: Words, Words, Words - "Holy Sonnet X" / "Death Be Not Proud" (1609/1633)

Death, be not proud, though some have called thee
Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so;
For those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow,

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A white horse's attempt

i thank thee for thy words that bring much joyeth
the land you came from took my breath away
but the black horse won more when he took off…

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