August 2022 Poetry Column

They brought Jesus to the place called Golgotha (which means “the place of the skull”).  ~ Mark 15:22 They called that placeThe SkullAnd how true—Here love is strippedOf all its softness, allIts warmth:Skinned alive,And reduced toA grinning death’s head Many people in times of crisis speak of how they were able to see things with crystal […]