Apotheosis

I knew from the moment I darkened the doorway I found my purpose for being. For God or the devil who can say? But my vision went red and I was all-seeing. The churches will shatter at the foundations and the temples will fall. I will be there to watch the masses flee in terror,Continue reading “Apotheosis”

Lazarus

Lying dead awake in the cold seclusion of the tomb The perverse inverse of the innocence in the womb How long has it been, Lord? How much more time can I afford? Didn’t I deny you when I was living my life in times past? When the faith of my fathers was considered only lastContinue reading “Lazarus”

Take me to Heaven. Take me to God.

“Will you take me to Heaven where the angels sing? Will you show me the Uncreated Light that burns for all eternity? I want to see the Tree that feeds life itself with each succulent fruit. I want to walk in the mist of the day and revel in the all consuming peace that neverContinue reading “Take me to Heaven. Take me to God.”

Ark of Salvation

“I can’t remember in detail how it all came about. I found myself inside never wanting back out. The rugged and sturdy beams of solid wood are strong. They’ve been tested, never bested suffering long. This mighty ship is relentless and tenacious heading to God’s land. Stubborn and unchanging like her captain who leads usContinue reading “Ark of Salvation”