Category Archives: Poetry

The Day After Covid

They had for their king the angel of the abyss, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, and in Greek Apollyon, or the Destroyer… He seized the dragon, that serpent of old, the Devil or Satan, and chained him up for … Continue reading

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The Soul Medicine of Poetry

Given the incredible pressure lockdown is putting on people, it’s no wonder many of them are turning to poetry for a sense of meaning in their cramped, constrained lives. Hopefully this renewed interest in what had become all but a … Continue reading

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Christmas Lockdown

—to all the architects of lockdown, including Bonnie Henry   O you directors of madness, magicians of chaos, hearts hard and dead as flint,   your arid carols strike no sparks of joy, no scintillating strings of rainbow light.   … Continue reading

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