Tag Archives: connections

dangling threads – September 9

9.4.2017 our swagger fails in the flood of whatever comes. so closely fragile is the veneer of our powers —————- we pull the dangling thread on this side, and watch the other sleeve fall off. it’s all connected. more subtly … Continue reading

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birthday seventy-three – February 6

2.6.2016 phone calls from children frame the day   voices of family friends more   smiles emerge gently and flex the soul   being remembered recalled, reconnected   the real gifts of the day. ——————————

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borders – April 14

4.14.2015 thin like a rapier sharp as steel hawk nosed and young   we talk across borders of business and youth   wandering voices striking fire and spark yet opaque   how do generations hear one another when texts have … Continue reading

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missing poems – July 14

7.14.2014 missing poems my soul strays   no unwinding of the day, no peering inside out   and snippets of music wisp off not to be grasped again.   the vision that feeds needs its connector to grace, hope, more.   … Continue reading

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friends pass – June 9

6.9.2014 friends pass sometimes because the cancer caught up to them   some because they stuck a needle into their arm one too many times and the heroin got ‘em   some simply dropped one day in the library stacks … Continue reading

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acupuncture – June 6

6.6.2014 tiny needles quiet music settle mind and body alike   nerve ending glidings unknown to western ways   cleansing and healing through pathways born   in the mind of God. —————-

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Lent Prayer 37 – April 10

Lent Prayer 37 connections opened when we first stopped hiding first stopped running from the truth that we are not   the center.   and opened conversation with you, the Other, who led us to an other, thru whom we … Continue reading

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