The Ordinary Sacred – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

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“…. we exist together in a sacred field of meaning.” Joy Harjo

The Ordinary Sacred

The plaque offered to peg one of those 
'our lady of the moment' moments, 
a memory without words, companion 
to possibility, opening the fire of
ancestors , asking the question,
what next? A jumbled melange of 
intentions? A triumph of the ages?
or the feeling of saffron, the taste of 
incense and, all the while, inching
toward the ordinary sacred.


Copyright 2021 ©Paul Vincent Cannon
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11 responses to “The Ordinary Sacred – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. I’m a big believer in the ordinary sacred.

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  2. Photo enlightens the message!

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  3. ☺️🙏…”a memory without words, companion to possibility”…smiles hedy

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