Monthly Archives: March 2016

556 Sabbath rest April, 2015

Shabboth Shalom, a calm soul, the still, soft voice whispers in my heart. A sense of liquid holiness. A baptism into eons to come. Today, of all days, a glimpse of eternity, a gift from the heart of Divinity.

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555 …and all things all being equal… April 1, 2015

Consider the flea, the honey bee, the black capped chickadee, or, sadly, the Booby. Each has no more priority to Thee than aging, balding me.

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554 Middle School comes to my grandson March, 2015

He is a crayola crayon kid in a black ink Bic Pen world. What fun it was to print the long, colored sentence, “I HAVE TO PEE EEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!” in wonderful shades of sunflower, darkening to canary! His welder, bow hunter … Continue reading

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553 A place to wait Feb. 2015

Pastor Wil’s wife, Mary, wandered off on a Wednesday through that veil between here and there. She was 90 and ready. He is 92 and not, While I sat with him at her wake that day, he sighed, smiled, wiped … Continue reading

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552 When a student passes Feb. 2015

I remember him in my class where he drove me crazy, and managed to pass. I sit at his wake, from which he will not, until. I wait for answers which will not come, until. How to grade a life? … Continue reading

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551 Love Coat Feb,2015

Fashion a fabric, magic in the weave, fibers woven with alchemy. Wool for warmth. Linen for comfort. Cashmere for luxury. Silk for sex. Measure your bodies, yours, your other. Measure again for certainty. Cut once for perfect fit. Sew with … Continue reading

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550 Home Coming Jan. 25, 2015

Up the dusty dirt road, the tramp trudged on and on and on. Pains in his legs, a broken oaken oar to steady his limp. It had been life times since he took the Journey down this road, his stride, … Continue reading

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549 A love well lived Jan. 10, 2015!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Happy are those blessed by a love well lived for theirs is a life well loved. Who would forgo the fabrics of love? The smooth, well warmed silk of sensual love. The comfortable linen and flax of brotherly love. The … Continue reading

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548 December 26th Dec. 26, 2014

When the trappings of Christmas are packed snug in their bins, keep remembering the Child born to save us from our sins.

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547 Genesis 5:24 “not” December 9, 2014

Enoch walked, talking to his old friend, God, who asked, “So? How goes it?” (as if He didn’t know!) and Enoch answered, “How should it go? I’m fine.” And God said, “Want to come Home with Me?” And Enoch answered, … Continue reading

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