Variations on a Theme

Your deepest pain is sending Letters The contents of which are Shockingly similar One to the next All variations on a theme, Really. They all Beg Plead And threaten. You’ve been recycling them Unopened. But now that I have Your attention, I will humbly admit To being in their employ. No, don’t shut the door. […]

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Rituals

Some start each morning with a ritual of screaming at the world for waking them to another day. Some use coffee instead to blunt the pain. There are a million ways here to distract from the one problem. Separation from God, Lack of Love, Fear of the Light. This is the difficult thing to keep […]

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Cheeky Keys

My key ring is enormous. Gargantuan. I have a hundred Keys to God. Sometimes I get guerrilla And start dropping them In seemingly Random places That you often frequent. You picked one up Last week An orange skeleton key Bright brass And you had An unwavering And odd feeling It was smiling at you That […]

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Seeking

We are all seeking the footbridge back to God. We wander, sometimes near sometimes far, though choirs of angels direct our way. God waits for the moment that we Finally step on the bridge. And then he runs to us and wraps us up in a big bear hug. (c) 2017 Michael Anuszkiewicz

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