Fighting Wolves

Fighting Wolves

  "Easter" (2017) by  Christen Yates .

"Easter" (2017) by Christen Yates.

The above piece was commissioned for All Souls Charlottesville by the artist Christen Yates. It featured as part of a faith-community arts showcase during the Easter season.

Below, I interact with the painting.


Power without love is not glorious.
— Roger E. Olson

Alternatively

 

All that glitters

no, not all

that painful side

 

(shadows/curses)

 

He fights wolves

in weakness—in

wool

 

(in: irony)

 

To walk Eden's

stripped-bare valley

white-light shining

 

(always with wounds)

 

nfe

 


Dearest Charlottesville

Dearest Charlottesville

Bad Hombres and Their Mothers

Bad Hombres and Their Mothers