Utb – Modern Haiku 2018

wave crests how he stumbles through a memory   elderberry wine the first firefly in years   birdwatching… I never could remember our song   setting sun our conversation becomes one-sided   butterfly wings my daughter asks if I can fly   brushstrokes I hover between seasons   Under the Basho – Modern Haiku –Continue reading “Utb – Modern Haiku 2018”

The Sum of Me

  The Sum of Me   Shunned and disqualified from the pastorate, I held my diagnosis like a disease. My moods, infected by the devil, were a treacherous ¬†battleground in need of salvation. However, I still choose medication over prayer, and my worth as a spiritual leader plummeted. Hope along with it. Nothing has paralleledContinue reading “The Sum of Me”