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Prédication de Tim Keller (après le 11 septembre 2001) traduite et adaptée par Daniel Szabo suite aux attentats de Nice 17-07-2016

Cette semaine, nous avons vécu une nouvelle tragédie. Je n’aime pas tellement ce mot, on l’emploie trop souvent à tort et à travers mais pour une fois je trouve qu’il n’est même pas assez fort. Ce n’est pas moi qui … Continue reading

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A History of Rings

Yesterday, I gave you another ring, Found at the bottom of your ocean. It is a ring from your country, With five sparkling little diamonds, Like the five years of our marriage. Crows maunder on the side of the road … Continue reading

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Mother: an Original Poem

She still has a strong English accent When she speaks French, but now To her despair, she can’t even speak English without making mistakes. * She hasn’t lost her French, But she has lost her teeth, And I can’t help … Continue reading

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The Old Man Planting Apple Trees

“Even if I knew I were to die tomorrow I would still plant an apple tree today.” Martin Luther He shifts things from one place to another Meticulously; later they will be replaced By his wife to the exact same spot. … Continue reading

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‘Depression’ by Jane Kenyon

Depression …a mote. A little world. Dusty. Dusty. The universe is dust. Who can bear it? Christ comes. The women feed him, bathe his feet with tears, bring spices, find the empty tomb, burst out to tell the men, are … Continue reading

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A Funeral in England

A Funeral in England In Memory of David Leslie Priston I have heard more laughter Than I have seen tears— And the tears I saw Were not tears of sorrow.   Unlike me, he knew the name Of the bird … Continue reading

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April Fools’ Day, 2013

April Fools’ Day, 2013 To Ahrna April. It seems this cold will never end. Despite the warm sun My fingers are almost frozen. Two perpendicular contrails in the sky Intersect almost exactly where the sun sits. There are so many … Continue reading

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Bible Study in the Bohemia Bush

Bible Study in the Bohemia Bush The sun is baking me slightly and The gentle, dry wind is stroking my limbs. The wattle birds are having a Bible study In the Bohemia Bush; We also call them honey eaters With … Continue reading

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There’s something you don’t seem to understand

There’s something you don’t seem to understand, Perhaps because you do not Use these words, But when I say I love you, (I’m sorry I have to say it, But it’s not because I say it easily And because you … Continue reading

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Thank you for the pink

Thank you for the pink An old red tankerAnd me,And that was it. Saying thank youFor the pink and the orangeOf the sky. Nothing special—Certainly notAn epiphany. An absolutely ordinarySky,And ordinary sea. The smell of damp firewoodAnd wet earthJust turned … Continue reading

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