A Deacon’s Musing|September Verses

By Dea. Richard
September 30, 2016

This monthly blog is a collection of micro-poetry posted in twitter! In 140 characters, they are part prayer, thought, reflection, challenge or something in-between. We hope that they may lead to reflection, musing and perhaps even discussion!

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1
Heartache & Wheat Kings
dance between nostalgia & remorse
Hip steps courageously into Tragedy
As harmony guides
__________
Inspired by Canadian courage …

 
2
We are unison seeking
In each of us lies a note
a part of the harmony
for which the Universe
longs for us to sing
__________
Inspired by harmony …

 

 

3
In choking dust
swirling flame
towers burn
Hope falters
dreams severed
In despair’s embrace
Light dawns in a touch
__________
Inspired by 9/11 …

 
4
Siren sings
conform
comply
acquiesce
accede
deny that which you are
Resist & rage righteously
& be the gift you are
__________
Inspired by rage harnessed …

5
Anger’s apex
violence tempts
changing you to them
me to those
In mercy’s restraint
self-surrender
compassion invites
__________
Inspired by mercy’s promise …

 

 

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6
Good Morning #Winnipeg
Equality longing
justice seeking
requires of us
commitment
compassion
caring
May it be so!
__________
Inspired by justice’s river …

 
7
Brother turtle plods
sheltering vulnerability’s tears
beneath shell’d facade
Courageously
in hurt revealed
our healing begins
__________
Inspired by vulnerability’s strength …

 

 

8
Good Morning #Winnipeg
Seasons dance with us
as leaves colour transform
life’s journey wisdom seeks
& compassion balance longs
__________
Inspired by seasons’ rhythm …

 
9
Upon horizon
vast varied
textured terrain
potential beckons
Tomorrow not conquered
but wonder embraced
& today adventure begins
__________
Inspired by limitless horizons …

10
Learned words
text memorised
rote academics
understanding does not promise
Compassion
blooms silent speaking
as deep listening
__________
Inspired by listening’s wisdom …

 

 

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