Somewhere in the Middle

If I started at the Beginning I would be Nowhere near the End. And if I wanted It to end I would Have no need to begin. So in the middle I Stand, neither here Nor there. In between The realms of distance, Caught in a paradox, In a breathless moment, In a tearful wink, […]

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Super-*#&%ing Hero

Inerrant margins suppress the urge to fly away To remove from my slumber the penitent Dregs of reform and mayhem caught in A beautiful dance like two lovers embraced, Stretched across a canvas painted with Treachery and compassion. One foot engendered in retreat, the Other firmly placed, balancing old with New. Triumphant and visually impaired, […]

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A Herald’s Word

A Herald’s Word   I know not what I say; I know not what I feel. Yet in my absence, You will know that I am there. I will deliver you as best As my knowledge will carry me. In your hearts you know who I am, Though you do not believe me. In your […]

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My Choice

My Choice I who owe my life to thee, Indebted for the life I lead, Am here to speak of truths unknown, By those who walk their paths alone. Freedom beckons, as freedom brings, The words I say, to help me sing, To those who listen open-eyed; With wakeful ears, a choice descried. For here, […]

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Oxymoronic Temperance

There comes a point, when you just have to retreat into Nothingness. Empty, devoid of anything like a deflated balloon. The thirst that carries you forward, looking For that oasis in the barren desert of your consciousness; The gaps in between spanning millenia; full of customs That no-one can comprehend or adjust to anymore. I […]

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The Spear King

  The Spear King  –   You are a welcome thorn in my side, Ever reminding me of what I am here to do. You dwell beneath my soul like A spectre from an ancient land, Ever present in my dreams and In my heart. You haunt me with your thoughts, And the brilliance with […]

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The Delicate Evangelist

The Delicate Evangelist If I remember your face, I’ll be too close to you; I’ll remember what it’s like To touch you; To feel the thrill of your presence. Inside me. You’d be inside of me; My chest would heave with you, And I wouldn’t want To let you go. I’d want to search Your […]

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Shadows of Love

Shadows of Love     All this in my name, Yet as I enter No-one knows my face. I walk amongst them, Yet no-one knows I’m here. Were they expecting Fanfares, or carriages Of light? Were they expecting Absolution without First asking why? Did they think I would anoint them With love and compassion, Without […]

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Flesh and Faith

Flesh and Faith Of saints and marching men, The law-abiding tomes, And subscribers of faith. Flesh be blessed, And faith be atoned. Here within lies Secret’s quest; Your journey’s end, And heart’s rejoice. A gift bestowed Upon your soul, To heal thee well, And make you whole. Be well, and be aware. Make blessed Your […]

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