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Showing posts with label Child. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Child. Show all posts

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Xena


An alien child
Gazes at the sun, light comes
With tears, refracting

The alien child
Smiling back on her reflection
In the falling drops

Each tear a vessel
Each one a constellation
Each spark a vision

The eternal light
Come to Earth in human form
Bright faced and shining

Eternal mother
With power, patience and resolve
The loving child loves

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Redemptrix


A young woman weeps
Celestial Madonna
The mother of faith

A mother’s tears fall
The young woman is pregnant
Madonna alone

Madonna crying
A mother grieves in darkness
Young woman with child

A young woman wails
The Madonna becoming
The mother of hope

Mother is moaning
A young woman hides her pain
Madonna of life

Madonna of groans
The mother’s dreams crash in waves
The young woman’s fate

Young woman rising
Madonna of dust and sand
The loving mother

Mother of the wind
A young woman praying, Ru’ha
The blind Madonna

Madonna breathing
Mother whispers to her child
The young woman speaks


She is the stranger
The girl is an alien
Her child illegal

She has no recourse
No standing before the law
They are refugees

The mother and child
Our salvation is with them
In being with them