Category Archives: haiku

The view from the top

empty light shuffling shadows fall out unseen if you never look down

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The penitent

on her knees scrubbing blood from the pavement beneath the broken icon

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Unseasonable

On a bridge, blue hat; on a log, red glove; breaking  winter, discarded 

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Louisville Seminary

sun striking chapel bells call to morning prayer unanswerable

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Security alert

Count seconds between eruptions; dog howl fear strikes: cell phone lightning storm.

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Evensong

evening, midweek, overwhelmed and underprayed, counting blessed sheep.

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Creation, stillborn

Broken waters heave; Spirit gasps, shrinks, shocked breathless, breeching the shore, still.

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