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Are We Old Yet?
"he asked me / and I couldn't answer him..."
To those who repair and paint
"To those who think over / a thought they think they shouldn't think— / I love you anyway, you are…
Steven Ray Smith
"Wind and wave, storm and claw / drag and scatter and break the beach..."
The Divine Comes Disguised as Our Life.
"So often the path leads nowhere, backs up into brush, disappears, ends in a parking lot, butts into wire...."
Note to Myself
"Do not expect the Silence to always be silent. / Life is taking place outside this Meeting House..."
when it comes
"it comes a gentle / but insistent pressure..."
Half an Ear
There are those who listen with half an ear...
The Holy Spirit will come upon you and the power of the Most High will overshadow you.—Luke 1:35
Final Query with Answer
"I wonder / When our search for answers is done..."
"After God left me, / I got along all right for a while..."
"In the stooped squat of age, I grab a plastic cup and lid..."
Female Brain Running
"Recently I fell for clickbait because the tagline sounded so binary and sexist / that I wanted to see just…
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