The Surrender’s Hymn

Om Kali, Kali! Om Kali, Kali! {Fingercymbals-Twice} Eye am here & Eye beseech thee Hoist your sword & sweep all that presently lies prostrate at your feet Come, Kali & take all that is yours Ev’ry memory & lucid dream Ev’ry broken promise & lustful, meandering stream Ev’ry dark face Ev’ry star-lit space Ev’ry curl […]

The Herder’s Hymn Nr. 1

He is not the 1st Herder Nor shall he be the last Truly, the bones have been thrown; The royal die cast And this cipher, En the Long Ago, writ Amid rust and decay, The Freemen will say: All of our dreams are shattered Ev’ry rainbow dissolved Ev’ry golden statue turned Ento a heap of […]

A Hymn of Atonement Pt.1

4  20Fourteen, A Clean Slate Though the watch we assigned to the hearth Did not guard its flame* well Though we did not keep the butter pantry latched And free of thieves Though we did not keep the wine cellar door tightly closed, The Grain Mother bestowed upon us her Wealth from the Grove And […]

A Hymn 2 the Seeker

En darkness & En ignorance, Let the bullets fly Let their murmurs placate the sufferings of Perdition Let their cries permeate, then shatter the City of Dis Verily, ye need not travel that way ev’r again Verily, ye need not be counted amongst the Dead As thou wert born 4 mightier things Neither sustenance Nor […]

A Hymn of Light & Resurrection

These dayes need not be dayes of darkness              dayes that smite asunder The heads of pale blue Roses So let us behold Ourselves, The Other, and the World with new eyes Let us seed the Estates of  Saint Lucia Let us hit the mark & create the Cosmos anew Let us behold what is Divine […]

The Fulcrum Hymn

From the middle path, do not stray Tho’ the array of torches that ordinarily encompass you dim Burn, boy, burn! Burn & keep 2 the center Burn & be the fulcrum Burn & the balance preserve Burn & be the bless-ed brow that shines en the dark Burn & these things en heaven & earth […]