Daily Archives: August 9, 2016

Poem – Jogging

We stood in columns  like sheep before slaughter  we ran, breathless  We scrambled to kiss  the shoes of the killers. . . .  They stole Jesus the son of Mary  while he was an infant still.  They stole from us … Continue reading

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Poem – Jerusalem

I wept until my tears were dry I prayed until the candles flickered I knelt until the floor creaked I asked about Mohammed and Christ Oh Jerusalem, the fragrance of prophets The shortest path between earth and sky Oh Jerusalem, … Continue reading

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Poem – In The Summer

In the summer I stretch out on the shore And think of you Had I told the sea What I felt for you, It would have left its shores, Its shells, Its fish, And followed me.

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