Monday, April 16, 2018

Christ the Reject


a stone rejected
tossed aside
the wrong shape
to fit in the space
where they wanted it

tossed aside
unwanted waste
quarry pit spoil 
foul midden pile
cursed golgotha

a stone barrier
tossed aside
death rejected
in the garden
stone monument

tossed aside
no two stones touching
religiousness rejected
a self-sanctifying space
cold temple torn down

salvaged from
the scrap-heap
a new cornerstone

even if i closed my mouth
these stones would testify

~ tiwago



(photography by tiwago)



John 10:12-13

elected leaders care only about our votes - loving their power ~ tiwago