~ God gave me Robin and collared dove ~ This morning To sing ~ Of love And divinity. ~
Stone, Light and Prayer #1 ~ The time was right Light poured through The emptiness of air With a sun’s Blessing This co-existence Of history And present will So fair. ~ Inspired by a visit to Tintern Abbey in Wales ~ Tintern Abbey, Wales, August 2022
Many wolves attack us in succession God's miracle is to tame the tormentors Into the mildest of creatures. From "The Flowering of the Poverello", inspired by 'The Little Flowers of St. Francis'
I sit under the shadows of the unseen God who branches to infinity and roots inside our soiled hearts earthing them in prayer They come to ask of me and all I can offer is a heart connected in spirit to the love that invisibly grows without within the human … Continue reading Branches to Infinity
~ The beginning of life Is not at first cry . But when the soul Begins to know why . And moves in faith That the purpose . And mission Are beyond the present . In a future unseen And a destiny. ~ From 'Songs of Mark, Vol. 1', inspired by the beginning of the … Continue reading When the soul begins to know why
In the desert you can prepare For a call to deeper ways With a dry wisdom that pierces Through all pleasurable days And raises mountains to climb through grace. ~
Sometimes we are called To wander through the desert But not now While the flowers are so colourful And the birds are singing So musically And the spring light is just So perfect...
Evil Co-existing with good ~ The riddle Of life’s complexity ~ Smirking Insiduously ~ As our minds Attempt to align ~ The paradoxes Of eternity ~ Yet the heart Responds ~ With compassion And mercy ~ And in love somewhere There may yet be ~ An Answer. ~ “The problem of evil in the face … Continue reading In Love There May Yet Be An Answer
IMMORTAL DIAMOND POEMS #5 Why Did I deny The divine presence So present in those tastings Of transcendence? I did not know It was God Whispering in all Still moments of transfiguration I did not understand at all The hidden power Of timeless revelation. ~ Inspired by Richard Rohr, who writes about "“the human temptation … Continue reading The Hidden Power of Timeless Revelation
. Sometimes I have a strong longing for God . I do not know what is happening to me . Or where this love comes from . I simply see the flames of love . Burning higher and higher . As I lovingly yearn for my God. .