An untitled, unfinished poem for Transfiguration Sunday

One on the plain, with water and a dove

falling from the mouth of God, feathers chalking words

onto the sky, its beak a piercing kiss;

one on the mountaintop between the cairns,

with fiery Spirit, lightning bright and thundering love,

hailing acclamation …

About Rosalind C Hughes

Rosalind C Hughes is a priest and author living near the shores of Lake Erie. After growing up in England and Wales, and living briefly in Singapore, she is now settled in Ohio. She serves an Episcopal church just outside Cleveland. Rosalind is the author of A Family Like Mine: Biblical Stories of Love, Loss, and Longing , and Whom Shall I Fear? Urgent Questions for Christians in an Age of Violence, both from Upper Room Books. She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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1 Response to An untitled, unfinished poem for Transfiguration Sunday

  1. kvennarad says:

    Leave it as it is, maybe?

    M
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    Marie Marshall
    author/poet/editor
    Scotland
    http://mairibheag.com
    http://kvennarad.wordpress.com

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