EvenSong Celebration Contemplation Transitions flame bonfire Visions pastPresentfuture Overhead South and West converge Folding clouds at right angles To screen the moon Light Increases shadows depth Clarity penetrates midnight Calmly birthing Unease ---December 31, 1995(more...)
When the fairy tale finally ends Our dreams become discordant And we find ourselves wandering Nakedly alone through the nightmare Of knowingly created Existence. We return guilt ridden to one hour Sundays And sing with mechanistic certitude The songs rotely learned as absolute, Further atrophying our Essence, While rejoicing at being saved From ourselves.(more...)
METAMORPHOSIS, 1989 - Second Edition NOW Available.
The ongoing journey That initially began In the static Mind And imagination Of the ONE Continues for aeons Through the agony Of separateness To ultimately return To the ONE[audio src="http://www.sunrisetortoise.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Children-of-the-Sun-XV.mp3"]
Blankly walking the shadowed streets Where this world and that too often meet, A feeling of Truth’s impassioned rage Suddenly jolts and jars the bars Surrounding the serenely caged. Cracked pavement lines the faces Groping for any reality Which produces ways to end These sleepless nights and wakeful days.(more...)