. The red Of tragedy . The white Of purity . Forgiveness Frees the soul . To fly Towards eternity. .
Singing in Pain #1 ~ 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 … Continue reading In Love There May Yet Be An Answer
He became a tree and his arms were branches where birds would settle and sing And their songs were of the fragrances of heaven and their music was the taste of the banquet that is shared throughoutall eternity. Inspired by an episode from The Little Flowers of St. Francs of … Continue reading Their Songs Were Of The Fragrances of Heaven
As summer passed into autumnSo you passed from life To that season we call deathOr eternal life And even though your breathEnded in a mystery So spirit survivesTo be born Again nowAnd in eternity. ~
There is an end to the silent wailing of the heart . The anxious furrow of the mind stretches not to eternity . And as night is succeeded by day so the weight of your world . Will drift joyfully, imperceptibly away. .
There never could be Just one sound alone To mean eternity’s Human face Which must always be Received mysteriously With an infinity Of grace.
. The soul Is a castle . Where God May visit . And stay For a night . Or a few days Or for all of eternity . So immeasurably glorious Is the soul’s secret immensity. . Inspired by 'The Interior Castle' by St. Teresa of Avila. This website 'chunks' the book into readable sections: … Continue reading The Soul is a Castle
Venture Across the dark sea ~ Where you Will be lost many times ~ And bruised By bitter storms ~ And you will discover The knowledge of God ~ Of life and of death And of eternity. ~ “…the courage and the faith to proceed along the perilous path of self-discovery … come to the … Continue reading Venture Across the Dark Sea
Can it be That the narrow journey ~ Through pain Is the more ~ Creative way To eternity? ~
How to transcend The barrier ~ Dividing Our humanity ~ From nature’s Mysteries? ~ Our senses cry out For water and air ~ We long to stare At distance and beauty ~ And what do we accomplish As we move into maturity? ~ Our connection With the cosmos ~ Now And for eternity. ~