Monthly Archives: December 2016

As Dark as it Gets

This is as dark as it gets. This is true, true dark. This is as dark as it gets, says the earth to the spirit. Don’t look up, yet, for there is nothing to see. Rush, if you must. Push … Continue reading

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Your Monday Blessing: Third Sheep from the Left

The third sheep from the left is the holy child. You can see her, in the frame of her mother’s camera, at the heart of the heavens and the earth. In her, the earliest secrets of love are revealed. Before … Continue reading

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After the Massacre: A Christmas Poem

  When it was accomplished, and Herod’s soldiers returned from Bethlehem, a silence settled over the land like frost. The odd wailing, like the purposeless wind. And it came to pass in those days that a mother, after her child … Continue reading

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