Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Best Day!

Heavenly Hosts eagerly get in position. The morning sun rays begin the secret! Warmth fills mother earth– the darkness and the tears disappear. The crisp morning air adds to the anticipation twisting and skipping,  its soft breezes whispering, “It is … Continue reading

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the forgotten day

…green plastic Easter grass, Cadbury chocolate filled eggs, jelly beans, “Dang it” they’re out of yellow peeps, okay I’ll run to Wallmart after I stop at Homegoods to get a clean table cloth, but maybe I should stop at the … Continue reading

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Tears

( Crucifixion—Between 9 and Noon— Death—around 3 p.m. Burial–before Sundown) SLAPPING POKING SPITTING helpless shocked embraces withheld LAUGHING MOCKING STRIPPING stunned horror sobs POUNDING  NAILS ECHO– faces covered trembling wailing FLESH GROANS BLOODY– ANOTHER THEN ANOTHER… screaming! THRUSTING OF THE … Continue reading

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this night while everyone slept…

Have you felt   alone   anger pain loss   desperate defeated deserving   nauseated manipulated humiliated   clumsy stupid judged   embarrassed abandoned betrayed   starved denied rejected   sad sick broken   cut taken from not good enough … Continue reading

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A mockery…

The morning sun rises then sets. Time moves… the hour gets closer. People continue with their regular day– herding goats preparing food, scolding children, beating laundry gathering water… Inside the city walls crowds are bustling… Yet someplace there is a … Continue reading

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The sacred name called friend

A soft tap on the door. A thrill to open and see a dusty worn Jesus looking back at you with a weary smile. He enters as if he belongs. He does belong. Where does he sit? Is a basin … Continue reading

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What do I hold sacred?

This day, what would I have taken home in my heart?  Watching in the outer courts of the temple;  tables upturned, chairs tossed aside, and currency scattered.  Jesus acting out in righteous anger… But it lasts only a moment and … Continue reading

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