October 1, 2022

The open Gate

Some of us are shown the open gate But not let pass through The emerald fields beyond Billowing in the wind I hurl myself at the open gate Aching And I lose my mind Jon BennerJon Benner is trained as a scientist with Ph.D. in biogeochemistry. After completing his Ph.D., he spent time as a Buddhist […]

My Wife Wants Sheep (a dream)

All the day long my children are clamoring for rescue from the pains of this life – two housebound cats dying to hunt but settling, in discontent, for ear scratches and tinned food – a young human child dying the day long to know that she belongs in this world, and is enough, and that […]