A Secular Psalm

For an assignment in creative nonfiction I had to piece phrases together from separate works to create a somewhat cohesive narrative. I thought I’d try combining a few lines from hymns with modern lyrics that allude to faith. The 1975 – If I Believe You The Avett Brothers – True Sadness JAY Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean – No … Continue reading A Secular Psalm

A Long While Ago

Do you believe in superheroes? People who die for people Like the sermons from the steeple A thesis forgotten by The Times Discarded eternally important headlines Reporters recalled, their careers reborn Even though many readers scorned Pulled away and unsubscribed, Not realizing they misread a line The solitude of a ffisherman Serving a neglected commission … Continue reading A Long While Ago