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The Ritz


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In the Beginning Was the Word


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Thoughts Without Order Concerning the Love of God


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Foundations of a Marvelous Science


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Blue Fig


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Discipleship Training in Kailua Kona


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Echo


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Now I Lay Me Down


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The Entry into Jerusalem


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Woman Holding a Balance


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Paradise


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close up image of a grasshopper seen from underneath, presumably floating on a glass.

Don’t beckon yet!…


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On Saturday Night My Brother and I Go to the Auction


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Verdigris


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a collection of wine glasses, short and squat glasses, and a clear vase-shaped glass for water sit on top of a black table. the rims of rounded elegant black chairs sit on either side of the table.

Elegy for William Carlos Williams on the Eve of His 125th Birthday


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How Do You Market Prayers?


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Doubt at Easter


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I Loved You Before I Was Born


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Glosa


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More Strange


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The Teachable Moment


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Infantile Paralysis


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three champagne glasses set on the ground in front of feet walking away from the champagne. the image is in black and white and made with film, it is grainy and has a nostalgic feel to it.

Oriana Fallaci in New York


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Onesimus


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Riverkeeper


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Hymn


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How Long the Long Winter


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Habits of Invention


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it is dusk: we see water, deep maroon with black shadows crested on the underside of shelled waves,. a boat lit up with gold lights and steaming smoke into the mauve-dusky sky casts bands of gold and glittering lights on the path of the water, leaves a dark shadow behind it. the shore is a black band of shadows.

Passage


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Meditation on the Evangelista


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a profile that is almost back of the head of a man driving. He has curly hair and in the front of the image, you can see the blurry top of his hand on the steering wheel. Sun comes in from through the windshield and casts a glow on his face. The whole image is washed in blue and green tones like it's underwater.

Aphorisms


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abstract image in gold and orange with hints of red. sweeps of color, looks like molten gold or a galaxy cast in bronze.

The Earth


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As Saint Mark Says They Mustn’t


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Manifest, by Reason of Birth


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black and white image looking upward to the center ceiling of a vast cathedral, with an icon placed in a circle at the top of the ceiling. light pours in from the windows near the top. all the beams lead upwards.

The Cathedral of Barcelona


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Half Like Them


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The Manifestation


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a black and white image of an open field except for a short tree with a tuft of leaves at the top in the front right corner of the image, and a hazy shape of a tree in the far background in the left quadrant. two figures walk away from the camera in a thick fog, you can only see their shapes.

Poetic Creed


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After


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Go Gentle


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Pears, Unstolen


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The Sea Here, Teaching Me


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Psalm Ghazal I & II


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Our Heads against the Walls


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Glowworm


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Tabernacle


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Ex Nihilo


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When God Dreamed Eve through Adam


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On Lectio Divina, Counterclockwise


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old black and white image that looks like a polaroid of a large campfire. the flames are in a warm glow in the center. behind the fire sits four blurry people, caught in mid-motion in the shadows.

Last Night’s Fire


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Icon of an Unknown Saint


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The Iberian Muse


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Altarpiece


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Letter VII from the Western Coast of the British Isles to a Hermit Monk of the Thebaïd, Egypt, Sixth Century


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Bone Anthem


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Art and the Covenant


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Of the Body Taken In


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Russian Bell


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Kermes Red


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After Love


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