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Poetry

Incongruous

We the People?

Incongruous

“the word- / less blues cry of Hope”

Everett Hoagland 5/1/2021 Spring 2021

Poem: A blessing for the one in the scrubs

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Poem: A blessing for the one in the scrubs

May you know that you are loved.

Julia Hamilton 6/1/2020

Pandemic

Spirit

Pandemic

Know that we are connected / in ways that are terrifying and beautiful. 

Lynn Ungar 3/16/2020

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

Spirit

‘Illegal’ immigrants & legal inhumanity

who are we the people to keep people / from cropping the ‘amber waves of grain’

Everett Hoagland 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

Constancy

Spirit

Constancy

Pearls of catkins / illumine the willow’s branches

Margaret Krell 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Spirit

My grandmother’s grinding stone / El molcajete de mi abuelita

Surviving is made of the shadows of the grinding stone. 

Theresa I. Soto 11/1/2019 Winter 2019

The invisible woman

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The invisible woman

‘You said it was for the best if my soul remained hidden. . . . I believed you for a time.’

Gwen­dolyn Howard 6/1/2019 Summer 2019

Your stories belong to you

Spirit

Your stories belong to you

no one can rename you
Other, it can’t stick, as you offer the gift
of being and saying who you are.

Theresa I. Soto 3/30/2019

Intimacy

Spirit

Intimacy

Show me your channels of hope.

Barbara Stevens 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

Invocation

Spirit

Invocation

dear earth, / teach us to stand / like trees

David Hummon 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

Lone leaf

Spirit

Lone leaf

Are you to serve / a bigger purpose with your resistance?

Ian Hochberg 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

Late thoughts on the existence of God

Spirit

Late thoughts on the existence of God

A crack on the face of the sphere / Begat innumerable tributaries.

Robert René Galván 11/1/2018 Winter 2018

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