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INCARNATION: a christmas poem
A Christmas poem about the placenta God shared with Mary, and about pain, empire, humankind losing the plot, and God going in to woo his bride in person. Excerpted from The Butterflies in God's Stomach. Download free chapters at: http://butterfliesbook.com
World Water Day Poem: Whirled Water
A poem about our stories about water, and about you--whirled water--and an invitation for it to be about others too.
Palm Sunday: The Rebel Code
Riff raff from the rebel shores of Galilee are pouring into Jerusalem for Passover, and it’s tense. Passover has blown up before and there’s no reason to think this one will be any calmer.
Holy (or Maundy) Thursday
The real Holy (or Maundy) Thursday is not the candy-coated Last Supper foot wash we make it out to be--in fact, it's terrifying.
Good Friday: Mary at the Foot of the Cross
An experience of Scripture's Good Friday "Dark Night of the Soul," experienced through Mary at the foot of the cross.
Easter Poem: Empty Tomb
A poem about a morning, and a mourning, that changed our world.
METAMORPHOSIS - a pentecost poem
A Pentecost Poem that summarizes Scripture's whole story--if you like it download the free stuff at WWW.BUTTERFLIESBOOK.COM.