transparently opaque
shining like diamonds
clear eyes
of glistening indigo
wash over the ugliness of life
waves of sympathetic empathy
embrace and cleanse
the wicked ego

they lead the lost ones
back to the fold
they light the footsteps
of the blind
they smooth the rough
and still the wrought
they calm the hopeless
with heavenly thoughts

an apology

blistering heat from the scourged and scoured sun is turning and burning my skin to a radiant dayglow rainbow  of blues purples and reds alm...