Category Archives: Songs

Fallow Ground

With mind now fallow as the frozen soil, I look for solitude’s own recompense As breathing matches breezes, human foil To Nature as her seasons are to sense. Ideas rot from too extended waiting As fast as seeds in frigid … Continue reading

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Little Song for a Night Flight

Seen from here, how we all glow! One Venus above, millions below: Each golden light– or red, or green, a spark of Love and Life unseen.

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Meditation Song

Doing plants the flower; Meditation grows the tree. The breath creates the walls and roof; The hand adds filigree. Deep beauty comes from steady Placid inner working light, Manifestations of that power’s Imagination’s flight. Too busy with what’s visible, The … Continue reading

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Song for Harry and Merlyn

The privilege of knowing Love amid the snow and ice Convinces that within our hearts there’s Winter’s paradise. This house is Love’s own castle; it inspires each breath we breathe, As kindness saturates the fabric of the life we weave. … Continue reading

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Song for the Turning

The Turning of the seasons From darkness toward the Light Still hinges on one instant From which deep night will take flight. The deepest night’s for healing And learning from the dark What none of us can see in lighter … Continue reading

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For a Gentle April in Syracuse

The delicate lacing of leaves being born with the dawn – The gazing out windows in hope of a glimpse of a fawn – The gray rolling furball of squirrels getting busy on grass Surrounded by tulips all rising above … Continue reading

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Shannon’s Fibonacci

And you, Shannon, angelvoiced, whose song surrounds us containing every song of Life whispering into our minds the music of Heaven singing down the sun and up the stars even as they shine in the sea waves of your hair

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Song for the Appearance of a Golem

Mannequin’s robotic voice Whines, cajoles as if by choice; Long upper lip and hooded eyes, Vision of Evil Sanitized. Are your veins filled with warm blood? Do you have a human mood? Or, golemlike, do you just give Shape to … Continue reading

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Song for Dark Imbolc

Seeds for what will soon be planted, Crystal in which futures spin, Cup of cheer to sing the Sun back, Candlelight to draw it in… Imbolc opens up our hearts now, Closed by wintry cold and fear, Promises that Spring … Continue reading

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Safety Pin Song

The hoods are off their faces bare. At last they can’t hide anywhere. Their hatred now is clear, at least. We hear the growling of the Beast. No time for fear or doubting that Love Still Trumps Hate And, more … Continue reading

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