When the darkest race has just been
for a million prayers, his kingdom
when every child that he gave birth
is gathered round his feet on earth,
when peace is stored like hay in
and all are proof from primal harm
what place persists for cloven hoof
or gory horn that holed the roof?
Rays of the Son
The simpleton knows what simpletons
the mouse's house houses the mouse
as somebody's body embodies my body
this guise disguises these guileless
When you flavour my curry to curry
and work on demeaning the meaning
do you value my love or love my value?
Always to get away from it all
I rode today to Day's Bay
where the weathered ferry ferried
This muse is mourning this morning's
Lotionless we bathe,
in the rays
of the Son.
Conversing With Him
"You have always been kind of a father
The only time you stood over me
was to protect me from the fire with your
"Love cannot be made to be.
Once it is there, it is there forever
and there is nothing you can do to erase
"Rung by rung I climbed Jacob's ladder
to your heart
washed in the clean of your love."
"When love refuses to die,
you just have to let it be."
"There is no more light than your truth."
"My right hand claps the bell of Truth,
the ring is tolled forever."
"I saw your arms full stretched,
no longer crossed as in your shroud's imprint."
"Love and suffering are one and the same
when one hand is in the other."
"YOU ARE ..."