Lifting the Veil

Lift the veil in this morass of Sin,That faith may blossom and hope enter in.Let the Sun of Justice shineUpon a people in decline,That looking up from the tyranny of power and thingsYour face may captivate and solace bring. Pour down torrents of Thy GraceTo cleanse this dry and brutal place ,Uproot to plant anewA … Continue reading

Accountable

O Man, awaken!On Earth, you are held accountable,Are you not? You sing for your supper.You dance to life’s tune.Only the air is free.All else is taxed.The first fruit is owed another. You fear to run from the law.You are held to a measure.!If it be such for a man of earth,Mortal, yet accountable,Where will a … Continue reading

Death with Dignity

Death with Dignity? There is no dignity in dying. It is dissolution, Libation poured out, The empty glass. Dignity rests with the soul, Persists, despite soiled garments, Perseveres, midst death’s indignities. It clothes the soul in hope. Despite the tale the mirror tells. Dignity confronts our demons. It rises as limbs refuse us, To fly … Continue reading