Soul

the undersurface  of the meniscus, pressing its heart to the sea. . © M.G. Iannucci 2017 Photo: Underwater – Bream under a breaking wave

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A Theory of Chaos

i feel the microburst before the building shakes, the tectonic slip proceeding the tremor, the widening ripples  as the stone plummets. . my heart is wrapped in a thin film of denial. i do not want to know my own contribution to the speed of the vortex. . material is changeable,  yet the human heart remains a […]

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 Thresholds

i fight  for my life against my own  inner depths. when all i need to do. is step across  the line, where you wait as I languish in the illusion of separation. how much can the heart bear when all that you fear stares back from your own  …mirror..

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Buying Time

we sell our time to the lowest bidder. the eternal pondering, will it be paper or plastic? gift wrapping  pieces of a life in the cellophane  of extrinsic control, while gravity sobs fertile rains on the fields of the few. pay homage to their lesser god while the ground you spit on relishes the moisture. […]

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Do Not Fear

Do not fear offending anyone. Speak as your mind directs and always act with more courage when the ‘mammon of unrighteousness’ is in question. – Venerable Catherine McAuley . Preach the truth as if you had a million voices. It is silence that kills the world. -Saint Catherine of Siena

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