Tag Archives: humanity

The Crying Echoes

gunshots break great ragged holes in the foggy dew, prayers and protests rise from precious snow, the blood of men mingling with the blood of the land, echoes in their descendants lament lost cities – cry, the beloved country, for … Continue reading

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Evanescence

What joy can be found
With sorrow close by its side
These two hold hands Continue reading

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Sonder

A hundred raindrops falling on the just and the unjust A hundred fingers tapping thoughtfully at window panes A hundred miles walked to a holy place A hundred voices speaking softly from the heart A hundred kisses blossoming briefly, never … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a Blackboard

faded memories particles clinging for a time forming meaning in words and shapes bullet points or diagrams a beautiful mess barely readable – yet maybe worth the understanding a landscape left or a portrait fit for the Louvre or the … Continue reading

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IF ONLY

The greatest thought
In the universe
Once formed, was soon forgot Continue reading

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Why is humanity different?

I decided to try out a poll here, partly to see how it works, and partly because I’m very interested in your answers to this question! © Samuel Birrer and Serendipity, 2014.

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“Good” Friday?

“Yet it was our pain that he bore, our sufferings he endured. We thought of him as stricken, struck down by God and afflicted, But he was pierced for our sins, crushed for our iniquity.” —  Isaiah 53: 4 – … Continue reading

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