Tag Archives: Poetry

Storm the Castle (poem)

To the people who are tired of the Evangelicals’ monopoly on “truth” and “Body-of-Christ-ness”: Storm the castle Tear it down Rebuild But not on sand again Spark a revolution Of love . . .  ט  וַיִּשְׁלַח יְהוָה אֶת-יָדוֹ, וַיַּגַּע עַל-פִּי; וַיֹּאמֶר … Continue reading

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TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN A POST-EMPIRE AGE . . .

500 years of genocide, Empire-building and marginalisation of the nations. We whites have stood on top of the heap, For multiple generations, But now, our privilege is ending. China rises up, India ascends, The First Nations awake, break the chains … Continue reading

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POEM: Fight Another Day

Dryness, drought I don’t give up w/o a shout Wanna kill me? Put a frickin’ bullet thru my head? High stress, high blood pressure Nerves on ice, & heart on fire I don’t give up W/o a fight! Stand taller, … Continue reading

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a desperate prayer

the world is a blur, unclear, the lense unfocused   my eyes fail me my brain hurts trying to figure it all out   don’t ask “why?” it’ll only hurt your heart don’t wonder “how long?” it’ll come if you … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL POETRY FOR TIMES OF UNEMPLOYMENT

  © Dimitri Pravdin, 2012

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THE CONTENTS OF THE OPEN DOOR (poem)

The man stands before the blank slate Ready to tell his story and at the …same time experience the world.  A mystery, an adventure, a …midnight treasure All lay before him. The door awaits To offer entry. The lock holds … Continue reading

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My Challenge to the West

I hate this North American lie, This falsified life. Don’t we know that while we play our purposeless game, There’s the rest of this world in pain and agony. And while we selfishly look to Number 1, All the other … Continue reading

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