Poetry: “A Constellation”

Poetry

Faithfully shining this fam’ly of stars Patiently pointing in radiant song Wheeling in motion to music they sing The love in the law of…

Poetry: Advent Reflection

Poetry

Advent Reflection It is said, the end of a thing is in the beginning. There were angels in both places: at first they frightened…

Poetry: Awakenings

Poetry

The sky held a smokelike hue as the simmering substance of fire began to arise, sculpting away vagueness, uncloaking ambiguities, gathering the world to…

Poetry: Belly Gunner

Culture / Poetry

Belly Gunner My father’s father flew beneath the mass And sweating steel of allied bomber wings Defending stranger friends both now and past Hunched…

Poetry: A Good Hike

Culture / Poetry

A Good Hike We hike with him a rough and unmarked trail, A park for all ordained as common ground, Our father, boots laced,…

Poetry: Moon and Rain

Poetry

Moon Bloated and precise, a fat circle swollen in its roundness, glowing as if gorged on stars. A hypocrite, acting as if inherently luminous,…

The Cross

Poetry

The Cross Streams of blood pattern like veins over sheared wood, dyeing the beams red where the rivulets ran, flowing through grooves in the…

A Shout

Poetry

From the falling form of an intricate vase water was freed, each flowing cluster and drop a complexity of light, color and motion spilling…

Wasp (Emily Awes Anderson)

Poetry

wasp a flagging wasp, compromised due to accidental indoor entrapment, flew up her shorts. she didn’t feel it just then, dancing about the porch,…

Coffee (Scott Schuleit, 2017)

Poetry

Coffee Tilting the glass pot, angling the spout, pouring out a pure, dark-amber liquid, a cataract arcing and glistening with flowing lines of light…