Monthly Archives: April 2011

WINDWALKER

A wind blew from the mountain On nimble feet Down the arroyos of time Swirled in misty billows of silver And left us lonely. And on that wind came Wind Walker. Fleet of foot he was Silver as a mountain … Continue reading

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SCRAPS

We called him Scraps. That seemed to be mostly what he was. We’d met him down at the mission one night as we volunteered to work the bread line. He sat there in a baggy coat and too-tight jeans a … Continue reading

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THE RAGGEDYMAN

Lyric 1. They call me the Raggedy man. Filled with straw, funny Raggedy man. I have no place to call my own, just what they give to a Raggedy man! But I remember how it used to be, when my … Continue reading

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He Walks in Majesty

HE WALKS IN MAJESTY (Lyric) He walks in majesty, the stars a robe for his shoulders. He walks in majesty, all space and time his home! He walks in majesty, above the highest heavens. And yet he stoops to meet … Continue reading

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WILD WATCHERS by Donna Swanson

Out on the prairie where the wheat blows free lives a red-tailed hawk and his daring family. They hunt for their supper and they wait in the trees, out on the prairie where the wheat blows free. Down in the … Continue reading

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A PLACE I KNOW

  There’s a place I know where love is free and laughter echoes back to me. A place where danger fades away and the nearest thing to tragedy is a broken toy or rainy day to interrupt a world of … Continue reading

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COUNTRY LANE

Wild chicory leans toward the morning, mirroring the heavens as it sings a silent hymn to the sun. The stately swaying of Queen Anne’s lace marks a quiet country road. And we wake, you and I, knowing they are there … Continue reading

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