Acrostic for Simone Weil – a poem by Maryanne Hannan

Acrostic for Simone Weil Philosopher, Political Activist, Mystic 1909 – 1943 Saint. Sinner. What Insanity, my friends, still trying to wrest Meaning from moribund Orthodoxy. I’m beyond contradiction Now. Beyond detachment, beyond the desire for Extinction. But not beyond Waiting, not while you steep yourselves in Evil. By you, I’m ultimately Imprisoned. Waiting with God […]

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Meta – a poem by Sanjeev Sethi

Meta Paraphrases of the past invite me to a buffet of deserts. I rebuff the offer. Gilded delineation in aphotic sequences may have visual grace but speculative episodes aren’t for me. I seek no mid-term exam. Each sunrise-to-sunset I test myself. My Faith requires no visa. It carries me sans authentication. Sanjeev Sethi is the author […]

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