Category Archives: poetry

Ring Like a Bell in the Darkness

“Grief is its own thing. It’s not like it’s in me and I’m going to deal with it. It’s a thing, and you have to be okay with its presence. If you try to ignore it, it will be like … Continue reading

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2023 Graphic Journal page #1: Jan.1 to Jan. 8

Acceptance

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Memory and Music: Songs Sung from Shadows

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Music Is An Act of Grace and Balance

Though There Are Torturers Though there are torturers in the worldThere are also musicians.Though, at this moment,Men are screaming in prisons,There are jazzmen raising stormsOf sensuous celebration,And orchestras releasingGlories of the Spirit. Though the image of GodIs everywhere defiled,A man … Continue reading

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Frost on the Fields

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