Theology

There is a force could move mountains – maybe did,  maybe even made them ! Some days, a sky so blue so sharp, so sure you feel it might bite you, so you laugh and give it a name, this feeling, this force. And the guy on the other side of the mountain, well he …

TRIPTYCH

anecdote C.200BCE a luminescent moon slips twilight’s thin cocoon. . . somewhere a muted horn wails of death, of being born. . . red dust is swirling in off the encroaching desert, as a pillar of draped indigo - a nubile flowing statue of ink - navigates a narrow lane of dwellings square and low, …

A LOPSIDED VALENTINE

I love you like a greeting card, Emoticons, a big back yard, An apple tree drawn by a child, Sweetbriar pungent, prickly, wild, The memory of your mother’s cooking Widower’s tears - when no one’s looking. I love you even horrible, and damaged, like some cur; I love you fragrant as blue clover, soft as …