Author Archives: Clark W Johnson

About Clark W Johnson

I am a poet, interested in using poetry to explore my interactions with the spiritual. I find poetry captures tension, paradox and flow well enough so I can hold experiences at arms length and reflect on them from multiple vantage points. As I walk deeper with my God, I'm finding such a record invaluable for myself, and I find that pieces and parts touch others as well. I love and long for more points of contact along those lines.

Eagles Flight – The Ground I stand on – Prepared 6/13/18

In my morning meditation / prayer time I’ve been increasingly aware of the processes involved in continuing to grow up into the person God (who is Love)  sees me to be. I am struck this morning in how I have … Continue reading

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Eagles Flight – Psalm 22 – The Road Through Suffering Into the Kingdom Promise

The Road through Suffering – 2/7 In our journeys with God there comes a time (or times) when the first verses of Psalm 22 seem to be violently appropriate. “ “My God, My God, why have you forsaken me!!”  (NRSV) … Continue reading

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Eagle’s Flight – The Whales – a dream – 1/22/18

The Whales — a dream — The whales came, we captured them and trained them to pull us through the water. Finally one came with us through some severe trial and learned the dream speech going on the arduous journey. … Continue reading

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Eagles Flight – The Wedding of the Lamb

After washing my shins in the lake near the Stanford Sierra Camp, I continued down the road back to our base where people were getting ready to leave.  As I walked that road, I asked, “so what are You calling me into?”

And God replied, “To Raise the Bride”. Continue reading

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eagles flight – Voices – Christmas 2017

Hearing angel voices, getting a flash of insight and inspiration, training up our intuition
is not a very scientific way to operate, but sometimes things happen and we have no
hard facts to go on so we make a decision and go with it. Continue reading

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Re: [Panhala] TIRED OF SPEAKING SWEETLY — Hafiz (Redux of a personal favorite)

I subscribe to this poetry list and find I love many of the poems he sends out. This one particularly hits home to me as I find I learn the most when Love turns me around to face forward, when … Continue reading

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eagle’s flight – Naming God – 10/25/17

I woke up this morning rested and came to pray with pens in hand creating pictures, scribbles and words to discover and capture the Love from God that was healing my little scrapes from yesterday. Continue reading

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