I have no words today. Two shootings within 24 hours. Help us, God. We need you so desperately.
I would like to buy $3 worth of God, please.Not enough to explode my soul or disturb my sleep, but just enough to equal a cup of warm milk, or a snooze in the sunshine.I don’t want enough of God to make me love a black man or pick beets with a migrant.I want ecstasy, not […]
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. —African proverb
When all else fails, and inspiration is nowhere to be found, we always have amazing grace to rest in. Thank you, God.
“Poetry is Van Gogh’s ear echoing with all the blood of the world.”
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence, Poetry as Insurgent Art
This is the best description of poetry and art I think I’ve ever seen. May we always be listening. Listening to the blood of the …
She’s more of an inspiration not being an inspiration than she was when people were wanting to give her an “achievement” award for living a “normal” life as a teenager. Remember people with disabilities are part of God’s creation too. We just want to live a normal life. If we need help to do it, […]
David Whyte, “The Lightest Touch”
from “Everything is Waiting for You” and “River Flow: New & Selected Poems”
Mothers can be excellent at being poetry. They tend to their children as God would do. I like to think that mothers are incarnations of God on earth. If you weren’t lucky enough to be born to one of those moms, it’s not too late to become an incarnation of Divine Love. Let God move […]