Tag Archives: haiku

Louisville Seminary

sun striking chapel bells call to morning prayer unanswerable

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Transfiguration

stripped to our atoms, our shining core, is glory [still] captive to chaos

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an-oblation

full or smashed empty, spilt or splinted, say that I am; or you are not

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Storm in black and white

Violent ultra violet piercing dark skies; dangerous contrast.

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Re-creation

in the beginning, when God began to create the heavens and the earth, all was formless and void, and the Spirit of God moved over the dark waters Suspended in salt water, albatross passes over; create me.

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First Peter: first thoughts

Haiku towards a reflection on the Flood and the ark as symbols of baptism: 1 Peter 3:13-22, Year A Easter 6 Children of the flood, each of us was drowned at birth, startled to breath.

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Hard of hearing

Tender words shouted at my father; love rendered hard in his hearing.

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