Anything is His It is not mind filling To tell a child from an early age That there is a God Awaiting the child At the end of days Provided sins are atoned for Through confession and prayer, Is it? For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of a human, instead […]Read more "All The World Needs Is Love and other 100 word vignettes"
Thy Thirst shall never be Slaked So that the human world might not decay A beautiful and strong god-man In his natural prime Was taken to a mountain top And slain, Then his blood ran as streams And was pure and clear By the time it got to dry lips. But since human […]Read more "Living in a World of Stone and other 100 word vignettes"
Blessed Are They There is much blood and gore At the Festival of Death and Rebirth Divinely inspired And celebrated one day of the year; And the orgy Spiritualizes priests and worshippers For the carnage is energetic And the savagery eternal. And seeing the crowds, an atheist went up on the mountain, and […]Read more "Madonnas of the Western World and other 100 word vignettes"
In Need Indeed A handsome man Calling himself the God Invitro Lured childless women To his suburban house To seduce them, And any that begat children Would worship him And talk of him at Tupperware parties. And later he went into the wilderness and in a quiet space he took a flat stone […]Read more "Too Old To Rock And Roll, Old Enough To Die and other 100 word vignettes"
Diana’s Graven Image A man fell in love With an image of Diana Reproduced in a magazine, And by intelligent design He transformed her one dimension Into three And after wining and dining her He took her to his bed. She is Diana who has brought him out of misery. He shall not […]Read more "Learning To Cope With Financial Cowardice and other 100 word vignettes"
Dead Faith It is the custom of a town To allow a mock priest To dispense sacraments And bless the poor And pray for prosperity So that God would look kindly on the town, And when the real priest returns He is expected to continue the good work. The villagers ask the question; what […]Read more "The Dance of the Money Swans and other 100 word vignettes"
Victims of society While investigating child abuse In the Church Police found pornography And made it evidence, In its defense The Church then said The pornography is evidence Of parishioners’ sins. With much seductive speech she persuades. With her smooth talk she compels. All at once she is followed, as an ox goes to […]Read more "Victims of society and other 100 word vignettes"