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FROM DARKNESS TO LOVE

The ringing sounds announced the decent;          From a familiar voice, which will not relent,          Came a heralding into the open abyss.               Will it ever close, even with hopes kiss? You spoke and took me to a … Continue reading

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SAPPHO: A GIFT FOR HER STUDENTS

For you this gift of words in song on Muses wing descends Upon that glorious melody on which her lyre songs depend – Take you these moments, which with age leave me now As dark hair turns to grey, and … Continue reading

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FINDING HER WAY

I played when I should play, I laughed when I should laugh, & I loved when I should love. Finding a way to see came later.

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THE WAY IT IS: OUR VOCATION

With thanks to William Stafford “Your job is to find what the world is trying to be.” Of time and place there is nothing better Than to absorb tenderly her offering, which Transforms with the light in a soundscape Of … Continue reading

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DANTE AND HIS MUSE, BEATRICE, SPEAK OF POETRY

On awakening the poets voice: Dante speaks of his Muse (33 -45)        And my spirit, that already so much was used to being in her humbling presence, was in awe, trembling, distraught, and scared        Without my eyes having … Continue reading

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