Monthly Archives: December 2010

Security

What would it take to feel secure? Easy question—unlimited money! Are you sure? What about all of your “what ifs?” What if he doesn’t love me any more? What if I get some terrible disease, go blind, have a stroke … Continue reading

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Three Magic Words

Avalanche of words Unstoppable words continue Only mouth engaged Brain shut down Silence Total Opens Portals Three magic words Say it all No more needed We are Love. I dedicate this poem to my muse, Kristi, who showed me the … Continue reading

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The Big Eye

The Big Eye stares at me waiting for me to stare at it. Silent—it seems or does it emit both off and on? Stories of fear, inane blathering lies of propaganda mind-dulling, time eater, not in my house will you … Continue reading

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Webs

Wicked webs of intrigue Black widow’s kiss of death, webs spun with hate and greed luring the unwary. Webs of golden threads draping shawls of life between floresta sentinels. Huge spiders cavort, dangling on silken strands creating spiral designs of … Continue reading

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A Tiny Seed

I found a tiny seed for what I do not know. Shall I plant it and see what grows? Sandy soil, or clay sun or shade water sparingly or no? Flower, tree, Jack in the Bean Sprout, what are you, … Continue reading

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Bridge of No Return

What is our fascination with bridges hanging suspended by the wings of angels? We wonder at their beauty and power. If I cross this bridge, what is on the other side? We use bridge metaphors with little thought, “I will … Continue reading

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Faith

Is faith blind obedience? I think not! Do not tell me to have faith when I do not understand some dogma or arbitrary rule. Do not tell me that it is wrong to question what you declare “mysteries.” A lifetime … Continue reading

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