Missing Meraki

meraki

In my head

Words fall clumsily

Bruising the soul

Of expression

Lumps

In my throat

© Salem Islas-Madlo 2015

*photo from

 http://www.buzzfeed.com/danieldalton/ever-embasan?utm_term=.lsL4ZlpOY#.uty4b4Q99

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Evening Hymns

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Hymns echo down the valley

As the light shines through

Shadows of tree skeletons

A winter baptism of fresh air

The walk home from work

© Salem Islas-Madlo 2015

Letting Go into Dreams

“Deep, deep infinity! Quietness. To dream away from the tensions of daily living; to sail over a calm sea at the prow of a ship, toward a horizon that always recedes; to stare at the passing waves and listen to … Continue reading