Monday, May 9, 2011

A Saint from Sinners




Saint Assisi
humble holy man
are you carved
into immortality
by the hands of
sinful men
purging
deeply in the
endless pursuit
of tranquility
and peace?

10 comments:

Brian Miller said...

huh...interesting pondering...as if a totem could more than...

KidDenverPoet said...

Interesting read. Makes me think. A good thing.

Henry Clemmons

anthonynorth said...

Now that's an interesting question.

Tess Kincaid said...

Yes, I think he is.

Kim Nelson said...

You delve deeply into the motivations of the artist here. This is a perspective I would never have imagined. Good for you! Unique and wonderfully strung together, Elaine.

http://www.kimnelsonwrites.com/2011/05/09/courage-in-my-cup/

Jingle said...

fun,
you make him real.

Martin H. said...

I like the notion of being carved into immortality.

HyperCRYPTICal said...

Lovelly Elain and thought provoking.

Anna :o]

Trellissimo said...

Doesn't the artist's handiwork absolve him of a little sin or two? :)

Steve Isaak said...

Excellent verses. =)

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