Tags » Ugliness

Lazy Visions

An attraction to the abstraction…of pelting rain.

No cleansing.

It does not tame.

Set down in the bowels of the north.

No zealot with a zenith can tame this… 38 more words

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Who am I to me?

I am searching, I am trying to find
I am hunting for life’s hidden signs
I am heaving myself between slopes
I am snagging, I am snapping my ropes… 260 more words

Life

Found About Town

Striking up a conversation with my town…

The stench of ‘no one need be around!’

As solid as toxic soil, cushioned to the waste of happy, joyous, debris. 26 more words

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Facing Change

In awe, as a writer, poet, thinker, depth diver…I wonder…

‘How did we get here?’

Some of us so far in the minority.  It takes a ladder to stand up to the wind. 

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Indifference

The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. 191 more words

Poetry

Law and Gospel: Immanent Ugliness and Illusive Beauty

Beauty confronts us as an intrusion of the wonderful in the midst of the mundane. Like being surprised by a friend while in the midst of shopping, beauty disorientates us by temporarily suspending our immediate priorities. 1,231 more words