The Common Good

Results for Poetry

Wreath
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Daniel Mills Advent, 1996 Tonight we will circle the tall trunks of these candles with a wheel ...

Francis
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Steve Harris Mud sucking at bare feet, St. Francis walks the rain Mud sucking at bare feet, St. Francis wal ...

the world in the rain
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Marion Schoeberlein The world is one scared woman in the rain. The world is one scared woman in the rain. A ...

What Van Gogh Saw
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:08am | Type: Magazine Article

Raphaelle Kosek Van Gogh saw... Van Gogh saw the way our hearts burn like the pinwheel stars swirling i ...

Golden Rain
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:41am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Northern cardinal chips away at the blue light Northern cardinal chips away at the blue l ...

Crucifix
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:26am | Type: Magazine Article

Priscilla Atkins From below, it looks like a young woman From below, it looks like a young woman, hair pu ...

If God Is This Winter Wheat
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:12am | Type: Magazine Article

Warren L. Molton If God is this winter wheat If God is this winter wheat whose seed slept under snow just ...

A Christmas Candling
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 8:46am | Type: Magazine Article

Daniel Skach-Mills Tonight Tonight window-ledged one fragile-winged flame flutters toward a world moth- ...

Four Pennies
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 8:46am | Type: Magazine Article

Martha Zweig Baby don't cry: Baby don't cry: we'll be mother & father & day after ...

Night Gardener
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Sarajevo, 1995 Sarajevo, 1995 I dream now of potatoes— white, russet, red. Senti ...

Peniel (For Seth)
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 2:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Richard Vernon Wrestle with me Wrestle with me God of Jacob wrestle with me let my heels grind deeper and ...

Renewing the Temple
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 2:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joy Downing Riley At altitude on scaffolding to uncover art At altitude on scaffolding to uncover art is a ...

Father Dancing
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 9:39am | Type: Magazine Article

Fredrick Zydek My father liked to dance alone. My father liked to dance alone. Late at night, when he was s ...

Black Water: The Million Man Sea
Originally Posted: 06/11/2014 - 11:33am | Type: Magazine Article

Otis Bakari Moss III I could swim in this sea, this sea of Black helix hair and fleecy locks, waves of caramel,honey,Blue Black,Red brown ...

Nativity
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

May Sarton May Sarton-poet, novelist, feminist, journal keeper, and Sojourners member-died this summer at the age of 83 (see "May Sa ...

At the Indian Store
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Linda McCarriston I could not presume even to speak of it, were we to meet, were we to be trapped I could not ...

Quilt Block
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 9:40am | Type: Magazine Article

Pat Schneider The stitches are not tiny - the woman who made them was old. The stitches are not tiny - the ...

Poet: a bell that rings
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 9:26am | Type: Magazine Article

Jesse N. Alexander When I am When I am write i am like a fine bronze bell, singing a sunday morning ...

Aaron and A City Without Hands
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 9:11am | Type: Magazine Article

E. Ethelbert Miller after watching... after watching heston part the red sea for the first time my br ...

Night Janitor
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 8:51am | Type: Magazine Article

Tim Bascom Hunched over his mop, backbone like knotted cord Hunched over his mop, backbone like knotted cord, ...

The Calvinist
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kenneth Steven The Calvinist The Calvinist The heron is a presbyterian minister Standing gloomy in ...

At The Landing
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger "I am mooring my rowboat at the dock of the island called God." —Anne Sexton The Awful Rowing Toward God ...

All Burning
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

will still maintain firepower equivalent to 107,000 Hiroshima bombs. — The Editors ...

Chopping the Beets
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Ann James My dearest aunt, Butheyna, is chopping beets, chopping the shamander. Klush, klush she wields a gutting knife, the cho ...

On Her Journey To Avignon To Argue The Fate Of The Church With The Pope
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Sean Thomas Dougherty The saint descended From her carriage to stretch Her forefinger to a peasant girl Whose face was covered with sores; ...

The Growing Seed
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man scatters seed upon the ground. Night and day, whether he sleeps or gets u ...

Building Heaven
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kae Penner-Howell We're sorry. This page is temporarily unavailable. We're sorry. This page is tempo ...

Giving Mark a Bath
Originally Posted: 06/14/2013 - 2:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Greg Kosmicki he asks where does the wizard live are there bad wolfs around here no no those things they make up to scare little boys they aren't real ...