At-one-ment (4 20Eighteen)

En the year of the Heretic* En the year of Ganga’s Descent En the year of the Wolf-Skin At-one-ment beckons So, Keep still! Keep still And you are bound 2 feel (At the base of your spine Where Sri Ganesh lies content) Her sharp, pitch-black claws So, Keep Still! Keep still And you are bound […]

Soma from the Well: C.G. Jung

All steps forward in the improvement of the human psyche have been paid for by blood. Meanwhile [today] everybody teaches everybody, and nobody seems to realize the necessity that the way to improvement begins right in himself. It is almost too simple a truth. Everybody is on the lookout for organizations and techniques, where one […]

Declaration and Demands

[Seated At A Cherrywood Desk En His Uncle’s Tuscan Villa, The Divine Messenger Puts His Bamboo Quill 2 A Blank Sepia Page. En A Writing Vox, Born Of Love And Courage, He Authors A Declaration And Then A Litany Of Demands On The Present World And Its Amoral Pantheon.] WE choose 2 not defile our […]

The Dawn

A crack en the veneer, We so carefully crafted, Reveals a wasteland once hidden Behind the ramparts of our vanity’s shame A wasteland where We are neither kind Nor generous 2 ourselves A wasteland where Brutes dig en their heels and Shadows dwell And the only Hell Is the Hell we make! {Two-Beat Pause} A […]

Love (20Seventeen)

From ev’rything u read And ev’rything u see It is easy 4 one 2 reason That Love is absent That Love is on the run From Anger, Pride, and Fear That Love has abandoned us (2 a dire Fate, a loveless State) And her daughters, Mercy and Grace, are not here But lo, a jug […]

Aftermath

En the aftermath, Ashes remain Alongside numbness And the lack of will 2 do what is right, decent, and just As does a forge of queries When the beast rears its head Are we too far gone 4 Mercy 2 find us? Are we too far gone 4 Grace 2 guide us? Are we too […]

A Herder’s Wish 4 20Seventeen

The tiniest girl w/ The tiniest freckles and The tiniest palms en The tiniest garten embraces The tiniest flower Whose petals emit the Light of A billion shores w/en A billion worlds w/en A billion stars w/en A billion galaxies .   .   .   or more © The Herder 20Seventeen