RSSArchive for May, 2016

May

29

Remember Me, Michael

Remember Me, Michael I milked your cows with you, Michael, four thirty in the A.M., nine below, the barn, its loft full of hay, grain high in its bin, a cold fog with cows breathing steam standing in stanchions, big boney black and whites impatient for grain to loosen their milk, you give ‘em what […]

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May

25

Just a Drop

Just a Drop I watch her giving a stray cat her bottled water and know that I am lost, hopelessly lost at that hoping she can muster a drop or two for flustered me who as you can see simply can’t stand cats. But of course that can’t be true.

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May

22

Israel at War with Isis

Isis has stated that it will destroy Israel, moving ever closer to Israeli positions in the Golan Heights…Israel has responded by bombing isis positions there… I would encourage every muslim to read Koran 5:47 which states, “Let the people of the Gospel judge by that which Allah hath revealed therein.” In other words, let the […]

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May

19

The Tempest

The Tempest You walk the drafty ladder ramp gang plank holding rope, in chains, sea below bouncing boat, enter narrow corridor, duck head into hold, even for him snug, take packed tightly place, grip oar. This, a journey within a journey. Smell mold, rats’ cheese, pitch, seawater, sweat and indescribables from cohabiters near yourself, all […]

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May

15

Lazarus

Lazarus After his stone is rolled away the Light of the world goes in and Lazarus comes forth when He calls out, to meet his friends his body no longer putrid on his bones, but smelling sweet like a petrichor. Must have been this way every day he wakened of his second life on earth: […]

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May

11

Swine Herders of Gergesenes

Swine Herders of Gergesenes Matt 8, Mark 5, Luke 8 “ pigs be gone, all dem, ye whole herd went crazy mon we no stop dem try may. ran dey down to water, drown. fisher’s boat dock deze shores, burly blokes dese fisher Jews …blue i’de gills dey stumble out, ye know deze coofs jig […]

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May

8

Fear Ye Not

Fear Ye Not Matthew 10: 31 Fear not for forever you are free. Fear not! How dare you fear if you trust Love? You are loved all round and from above. Free! You are free to take all love in and free to give all your heart, not part without misgiving out. Free! Take heart. […]

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May

4

Tevya

Tevye For Theodore Bikel (1924-2015) He wears this part like the cloak he puts upon his back. It is loose and sways behind him as he walks. It is the soul, from his own past in this role. He wears it like a coat because it keeps him warm and all the cast. Tradition suits […]

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May

1

God’s Grand Design

God’s Grand Design The mallards in our yard, on big duck feet I love to watch them waddle He is beautiful; she is plain. She gazes on his yellow bill, green neck and colorful feathers, the whole of him, a dapper dan, he struts in front so she can watch. He loves her adoration, being […]

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