Daily Archives: October 19, 2016

Poem – When Great Trees Fall

When great trees fall, rocks on distant hills shudder, lions hunker down in tall grasses, and even elephants lumber after safety. When great trees fall in forests, small things recoil into silence, their senses eroded beyond fear. When great souls … Continue reading

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Poem – Old Folks Laugh

They have spent their content of simpering, holding their lips this and that way, winding the lines between their brows. Old folks allow their bellies to jiggle like slow tambourines. The hollers rise up and spill over any way they … Continue reading

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Poem – Glory Fall 

Glory falls around us  as we sob  a dirge of  desolation on the Cross  and hatred is the ballast of  the rock  which his upon our necks  and underfoot.  We have woven  robes of silk  and clothed our nakedness  with … Continue reading

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