A wall in a monastery—call it meditation Is that wall in Berlin That was and now is not, Or the Great Wall in China That is and once was not, They begin and end in mind. And if the universe is mind It’s a wall whose stones Break into laughter When we say they are […]
If I spoke from the heart and you could hear You could ride the sound Back to the beginning and see you who you are If I spoke from the heart, my tears would be a river Running to the sea Into an ocean of sweetest water If I spoke from the heart, my joyful […]
Wild fields of Siam Tulips in the Pa Hin Ngam National Park / Thailand This is a truly remarkable photo of rare beauty in Thailand by Evan Sawyer. Thanks Evan! First Pic is from the same place but, I’m not sure it’s Evan’s or not..
The War on Americans. Attacks on the Free Press. A war is over when hostilities end and people become civil again. The Civil War never ended. Racism in America is due, in part, to the inability of Americans to end the violence of war. So it goes on with talk of a second Civil War […]
I have an underlying health condition cause unknown, like addiction to Aunt Nora or Widow Jane, a thing always just out of reach, yeah seeking either as I’m a dealer, is insane but when deprived I feel something, something is seriously wrong with this ragtag raging world, oh sin oh sympathy, I have that too, […]
If what keeps you up nights are poets make no mistake you may be one, if poetry possibilities increase– The one way to know is let words keep you awake and never give you peace. Photos by Rayn Roberts ’19
Why Transgender People are Dangerous Never mind the roller coaster ride, you’re on it now, can’t get off It’s gravity’s got a terrible side got nothing to do with God at all God doesn’t really give a toss if you die next week from a simple fall God damn gravity that […]
Photos of Leaves and Trees by Rob Kashey.
There is a moment before the sound the Great Om, Before Siva turned on one foot Before Krishna was blue and Tara green, Before the making of Lucifer, the heavenly war The gravity of heaven and the drifting fire of hell Before the holy breath blew into Man Before Adam’s dream of Eve Before Cain […]
I have seen them before like this with the sky so close it seems to touch the glaze of ice and snow, I have seen them lifting limbs as if to take and hold a star on every branch, but not in so odd a light: lulled by wind into a cold dream of sleep […]