Holy Week Sonnet 4

Betrayed by a friend cuts deeper than bone, deeper still than flesh, laying the soul bare. Such a wound makes you painfully aware yet dulls senses, you feel only alone. The darkness of night drones on, on, on, on. Into nothing, never-blinking eyes stare. Again, again replays arise in air And like grasping for smoke, … Continue reading Holy Week Sonnet 4

Holy Week Sonnet 3

Passover is upon us. Time to slay the Lamb, perfect, life laid down, silent, bound. Remember when the  death angel came ‘round. Put blood on the door to live one more day. But, how much longer can we live this way? Kill, remember, repeat. In this we’ve found solace in sacrifice each time around. But … Continue reading Holy Week Sonnet 3