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Ezekiel 37

Late at night walking down city streets I hear a wooden wind chime sounds like dry bones rattling in the wind wind moving in the valley of my soul. Chill up my spine Scrap of paper scrapes across the street Someone stepping on my grave But in that crevice within I hear a faint rattling.…

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Pretty Woman

Pretty Woman isn’t as pretty as we thought. Julia’s head was placed on another woman’s better body, decapitated like Medusa, her face and mind and window-eyes held aloft and then thrown away. The woman I worship on the cover of the magazine in the cleavage corner of the grocery store is no woman at all.…

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Buzz

Conversations spin on in the night without me. They rumble in rooms I know not how to enter and gather like sticky strands high up in dusty corners where the wall and ceiling meet. Caught up in the buzz, I hover above, listening but not hearing the murmuring sound, a fly with one shriveled ear…

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Doubt

Outside the window of my darkened room a light beckons, “Come. Come. Come out of the night.” It is but a tiny glow. But Oh What power it radiates! And yet I stay where I am. It still awaits patiently, just outside the darkness, never flickering, though the winds of broken promises storm against it.…

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Peace on Earth – Rumors of Peace in the News

​If one reads the news, it seems the world is only filled with violence and conflict. But though it rarely makes the front page, peace is breaking through in large and small ways. Here are the rumors of peace for this week:  Cyprus leaders create historic opportunity for peace Tanks do not create peace Neighbors turn…