My Pillar

Your touch reaches toward the Aegon seaYou open the door, your heart speaks to meCreating a sensation, a quiver, your smellsMy pillar, my very breath, my blushing tellsAs I ache, as a bee for honey, a hand for a gloveYou’re the man who gave friendship and loveCome to me under the sky and sing your … Continue reading My Pillar

Old Soul

woeful calls of the sirenbroke the silencegone were the sightseers,tourists and their trashold were her branchesmermen wore envylike a blanket of giant kelpfor the old soul that stillheld the stunning spoton the floor to their worldyearning to float in the sunon her long-aged armswhile golden scales twinkledas a beacon for their kinsmenthey would call for … Continue reading Old Soul

The Ancients

Wounded heart dangling in a hundred pieces, from gifted ancient treesWhere others have ventured for centuries, to weep, over Egypt’s Red SeasHer dying algae turning the blue-green waters to scarlet, the color of deathHues of the sunset rise with my embers towards heaven’s vast floral breathMy lonely aching soul, did awake a heartless, hurt spirit, … Continue reading The Ancients

God’s Mercy

Shadows of God's grace inching quietly over His landsDrifting like silk, or the forming of dunes with white sands Relaxing, the sparkling brook, stirred and merrily smiledIn Haiti, a once innocent mission worker sees a hungry child Upon a dying young man, lay the calming glove of a nurseOur Lords' words memorized sitting close; she … Continue reading God’s Mercy

My God

a tear ran down the circular stairschasing after its salty twintiny candles burned out loud in songuntil wick and wax were tiredeyelashes fluttered until taking flightsad eyes red from sorrow glimpsedfeet frolicked in red high heel shoesthenceforth wheels held brittle bonesyoung baby twins cried at a funerala grandmother never to be knownhe who died without … Continue reading My God

Plague and Pestilence in Brittany

Please read this extremely well written and incredibly fascinating article (link below the picture) written by Bon Repos Gites Pandemics have always been part of the human experience. Here is a brief overview of some of the main contagions and epidemics that have ravaged …Plague and Pestilence in Brittany

An Oath

Scarlet eyes dart fretfullyBlue orbs veiled in layersGuises maintaining thoughtsFurtive cracking of their ribsGurneys transport beloved lifeKinfolk wait in a soundless voidPostponing her solemn decreeChoosing youth to now reviveAging man gently turning bluishSeeing a vision of a blue-gray heronWeary, gloved his hand now in hersDucts are dry, like his thirsty skinShe looks up and begs … Continue reading An Oath