Our Morning Star

Onto the porch my socked feet creep Oh the glory of the coming dawn! Moon Ahhh, she's garish Through the trees I spy her crescent slices The stars ... muted, humble Knowing their rest is near Faithful designs Memories stir I wonder why I never learned more than the dippers His sky was not my … Continue reading Our Morning Star

Jesus Calling To Those Abused By Any Priest

I wonder how many Stare at a cross And feel loss When as a child Lied to in the name of God Told 'be naked' in Altar boy robes Groomed with gifts In exchange for sex Deformed and demonic Between man and child Defecated holy When priests helped each other cover up They said "Go … Continue reading Jesus Calling To Those Abused By Any Priest

Good Morning, Jesus

A warm cup Cradled in my palms Comfort As to my soul in the psalms Creaky hips Stiff toes Sit In what I call My prayer chair I seek Him there Look up Aim my eyes In the far ceiling corner A place I assume where spiders gather Can't reach even if I stand on … Continue reading Good Morning, Jesus

Starbucks Revelation

Here in the midst Of Starbucks pop music I hear the words Beautifully broken Not your typical token Dance tune Tapping the keyboard Words of praise Thoughts of power His Over all Lives in us Nothing is impossible Belief In every vein In my blood pumping Each lung fills With Air in here A zip … Continue reading Starbucks Revelation

A Revisit with Fear

As I tend around the familiar bend My hair moves Across my ears The wind dredges up fears The ones laid dormant for years Collecting dust whispering you just run and hide you cant handle anything in stride you are unwanted, forgotten and branded A tiny breeze renders you unmantled The leaves swirl upward Just … Continue reading A Revisit with Fear