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Guardians of the Threshold (Writer’s Fourth Wednesday)

Poetry, spiritual practice, Spirituality
Guardian of the Threshold the wall extends into the misty mountains where signal-keepers watch warily as the madoffs steadily advance ready for a frontal assault stealing the liminal and marketing it seduction causes a wall to crumble as the sweet music of comfort calls singing a hymn of joy to the world the guardian rushes to defend the child tempted by the sparkle and luminosity of the siren song roaring with anger striking at tables topped with filth the guardian casts a sacred net stopping the advance for today Poem: © 2009, Terri Stewart Photo credit: © Christine Valters Paintner, www.AbbeyoftheArts.com For Writer's Fourth Wednesday prompt at www.IntoTheBardo.wordpress.com Allusions: Bernie Madoff and all of that And: (Matthew 21:12-13) And Jesus entered the temple and drove ou