All Man-Made Roads Lead to a Dead End

Silence speaks to me in my artificial wanderings. Go out But when I do I roll in the grass, its warm prick inviting, the stiff soil and clouds respond and keep the sun in check. Nature produces a hope of its own, but in its wake, my conscience, does not want to be alone. “God, … Continue reading All Man-Made Roads Lead to a Dead End

Life’s Decaying Diary | Day 7 – Going Nowhere in Particular

“Life puts you anywhere.” Do you ever feel like you are moving, pursuing, living without any initial direction? Does your future, as uncertain as it seems, give you discomfort? Think about it, but then take time to think about the fact that you are still active. You are moving, pursuing, living, though you may be … Continue reading Life’s Decaying Diary | Day 7 – Going Nowhere in Particular

The Forgotten Prayer

Roses are dead In ashes sprung anew A transmutation Demands the residue A blood-red rose Now cast into the flame Unrepressed by alchemy In ash petals remain Amid the hearth Not a gift or a word The disciple does deserve From his faith deferred This skeptic guest Seeks pure restoration He craves the miraculous A … Continue reading The Forgotten Prayer