COUNTERFEIT

          Silence Like a spear it pierced his heart. I do not know him. Silence Placed him on that cross. When will the silence stop? Loud silence Screaming It is enough. No more                         Advertisements

The Heretic

  Man against man The weapons the same The sword of the spirit Which is the Word of God An even playing field Who is the arbiter Who the referee Who is the heretic The one with whom we Disagree

IT WILL BE BETTER WHEN

    The promise of oasis shimmers in the distance   It will be better when   Do I continue Or do I return   It was better then   United in wedlock Not a sordid affair Lovers in a paradoxical Embrace   The future and the past Intersect Alive at this moment   Now … Continue reading

The Opponent

Outside of religion Removed from the board I see sin as the pawns That we kill in vain Pawns on a chess board part of a game Death makes its move and thousands a slain Slaves to this power and moved by this will Pawns being the enemy that we are taught to kill   Religion a … Continue reading

Reconciliation

  Is it real? Can you see it? Can you measure it? Like a dead animal on the side of the road can you actually poke a stick into it? There is no wound No blood It isn’t real   You prick! You calculating shit! Feel my heart, is  it not aching? I am your … Continue reading

Learning to Dance

In perfect unison Two became one The rythmn of life The rythmn of love    I’d love to move like that Teach me Teach me Teach me to dance    With perfect timing Exact precision Movements displaying confident decision Move to the beat Missing the feet I’ve learned to dance Completed my vision   Surely … Continue reading

More Sugar Please

Buzzing flies  Brown  Soft steamy shit It will taste better if I add some sugar I’ve heard about polishing turds…. But would I eat it?   Why don’t I consider a healthy alternative? Is there real safety in being conservative? Why do I swallow what shouldn’t be et? Anything other considered a threat!   It was … Continue reading

Beer Goggles

If it weren’t for the goggles I wouldn’t pick up   Squelchy carpets Thumping music Sleazy people Wanna root?   Goggles on   What a place! Friendly people Chicky Babes!   Beer Goggles and religion Much the same thing Obscuring your judgement Impairing your vision   Morning breath Pounding head Need to piss What the … Continue reading

Repent and be Saved

Amazing Grace, how sour it be Promised sight, but I still can’t see Love undeserved and a gift that’s free Demands a payment, impossible for me Forgiveness bought and love that is traded In mans own image God was created   The fires of hell scorch my parts I’ll return to my father to save … Continue reading

Easter Inclusion

The Old Testament is all about exclusion, about holiness, about separation. Priests with disabilities were not allowed to offer sacrifices, the blind and mute were not allowed in the Temple. Women, children and Gentiles were also excluded. Interestingly, those with “crushed nuts”  or removed penises and those that were born Eunichs were also excluded from … Continue reading