Redwing | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Redwing | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Redwing by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things Red Winged Blackbird sang of the expanse of all things, of the sacred emptiness of plain spaces. I walked beneath his melodic teaching three mornings as if I needed to hear it again and once...
Glass Jar | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Glass Jar | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Glass Jar by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things After the divorce and in the throes, I walked along the beaches of Southern California sunset after sunset. I collected stones and shells that I have kept in a hand blown glass jar I found...
Letters from the Other Side of Silence | An Excerpt

Letters from the Other Side of Silence | An Excerpt

An Excerpt from Letters from the Other Side of Silence  by Joseph Little February 2010 Here’s the truth: Something happened on that volcano in Guatemala. I’m just not sure what. Steve was in the lead, talking with two teachers from Canada. I was trailing behind,...
Searching for Hidden Doors by L.M. Browning

Searching for Hidden Doors by L.M. Browning

A Selection from In the Hands of the Immortal Weaver: Poems of Sacredness and Belonging    You must be a child to find the hiding places where the unseen ones dwell just beyond the veil. The logic of the adult cannot think beyond the four walls, —blind to the...
In the Wake of the Attacker by L.M. Browning

In the Wake of the Attacker by L.M. Browning

A Selection from In the Hands of the Immortal Weaver: Poems of Sacredness and Belonging   The knife goes in up to the hilt twisted by a hand once taken in trust, and life must change. Do not fear what comes next. Let the attacker flee, betrayal heavy on his...