Moan

I exhaled a silent sigh, not an “aha”; it was “ahh”.   With my eyes wide shut, I winced – I breathed in the restlessness while abating awakeness.   I stood there, laying prostrate – I absorbed the energy, embracing the confusion.   Reflecting my shadow self, the sun and the moon appear and emerge […]

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Inauguration Day

Regardless from behind the lectern, He declares we will be great again   With a sharp tongue and bold promises, he assures us he had the answers and outlines a “wonderful” grand plan.   Regardless of treasured tradition, he ignores intelligent pundits. and ridicules the fourth estate.   Through his own admission of greatness, and […]

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Washing the Dishes

The dishes lay there – left to languish – frustrated from their purpose.   Left there in the sink – disrespected – the stainless steel bowl besmirched.   Sudsing up is good – reincarnates – they so want to be useful.   Then too, soiled is good – real fulfilling – unsullied is not service. […]

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Vesting

Dress the part Be the role Team players dress in locker rooms Putting on the uniform All for one and one for all Civil servants dress in precincts Wearing badges on the chest protecting and serving Celebrants dress in sacristies Donning multicolor vestments Welcoming all to the table Cooks dress in kitchens Tying aprons and […]

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Fierce

She is above the law and does not wear a badge. she is beyond the rule and does not need a shield. With wide open eyes, she mocks blind justice. With wide open arms, she gives peace and mercy. Without empty threats, she feels my pain with me. Without leaving a scar, she uses a […]

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Harmony

emphatic embrace patient patience pales awesome aweful affinity courageous courage cares hardy heart heaves hearty hurting healed hugged harmony heaven helped us holding hastened harming hindered hardships humbled blooming ripeness bursting softness heartfelt awareness measured response putting up with taking care of union always in all ways

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Lucky

Some hardly work and are lucky, some work hard and are lucky, some have just no luck at all. Some cannot get lucky, some do not believe in luck, some really rely on luck. I believe that luck is made, such as making the plane, which is more than happenchance. Happy lucky has no regard […]

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Empathy

Justice speaks the truth Justice is blind with ears covered Mercy is shocked with mouth covered Justice gives nothing and takes it all. Mercy takes nothing and gives it all. Mercy listens with respect and convenes with a fiat Justice will not hear of it and adjourns with a quid pro quo Mercy opens a […]

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Moan

I exhaled a silent sigh, not an “aha”; it was “ahh”. With my eyes wide shut, I winced – I breathed in the restlessness while abating awakeness. I stood there, laying prostrate – I absorbed the energy, embracing the confusion. Reflecting my shadow self, the sun and the moon appear and emerge my nothingness. Spiritually […]

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