Tag Archives: light

Lights flashing in the night- February 21

Lights flashing in the night, Two cars stopped Going opposite ways And a policeman gesturing.   He looks safe. I worry for him That those he has stopped will do him harm;   Only because he has Chosen to stand … Continue reading

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match girl – December 10

12.10.2016 she bought me a christmas candle to shine in the window and warm my heart   remembering the little boy who saw its orange flame and felt safened by the warmth   like the little match girl who saw … Continue reading

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a prism of light – July 30

7.30.2016 a prism of light fixes on my wall   pinks, yellows, greens blending into milky ways of iridescent space   all creation right here in my living room. —————————

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signals – December 13

12.13.2015 tree lights in the dark signaling   warmth in the cold   for all of us. ————–

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a glimpse of light – November 22

11.22(8).2015 ducks quack sun low in the sky water falling into a leaf filled pool   we walk into a dark tunnel of trees, our eyes wide and   searching always searching for a glimpse of the light. ——————

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electric candle – January 6

1.6.2015 electric candle in the bedroom window filament of childhood   warmth against all darkness and grievings.   I place one in my window now and remember   the small boy who could not express how afraid and alone he … Continue reading

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New Book: Hawai’i: Poems from a Promised Land

Friends, take a moment to check out my new book Hawai’i: Poems from a Promised Land, on Amazon http://www.amazon.com/Hawaii-Poems-Promised-Leonard-Freeman/dp/150331121X Here’s a taste —————————–  [Ocean Views] Pele oozed her soul out over land rising from the sea   coal like landscape … Continue reading

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