Category Archives: Poetry

Love is everything!


“No quality of human nature is more remarkable, both in itself and in its consequences, than that propensity we have to sympathize with others.” [David Hume] This sympathy can be called Love. Love is how we escape the confines of … Continue reading

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Marriage is fulfilled in Heaven


When looking within I usually find myself in a house, a small circle of consciousness in a dark house. I have always wondered at the darkness. I frequently felt Pat’s presence and thought she should show up as another bright … Continue reading

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Three consecutive dreams dreamt since January 6th, 2020.


I died, and my soul was about to be harvested when my beloved spouse appeared and stopped the process. She forcefully said, “He is mine; he belongs to me.” We then were put back together as One with each other … Continue reading

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Love is within us all!


In the Gospel of Philip, Levi says, “The Lord loved Mary more than all the disciples, and often used to kiss her on the mouth.” Love and grief sharpens our understanding of the bond we have with one another. In … Continue reading

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Written When Pat returned home for Christmas break from UofTFlis 1968.


The Departure It does not do, it does not do This tension between the two. They sit and glare At each other, then turn, And into empty space they stare. Two, of course there are two; The one’s anger barely … Continue reading

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The Dream of things to be.


The Dream of things to be December 1968/1969 Revised November 2019. Eric Bow   Come walk with me, talk with me of loneliness, of dying, the need for crying.   Believe, not to argue or explain.   Can you relate, … Continue reading

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A New Journey


Pat’s favourite author was Tolkien. She knew Death wasn’t the end but a new beginning closer than ever to your beloved spouse and God. You don’t leave your beloved spouse behind, you move closer within your oneness. Death is salvation: … Continue reading

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There is no before, no after, only LOVE itself.


                Only when I break free of all awareness of the outside world, of my senses, can I become aware of the real me. Awareness of the world outside myself is just my senses reacting to the physical world of … Continue reading

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We had something really special!


Patricia Bow and I were happiest facing life alone together. We were like two swans swimming together among the ice “The boorish wind off the water, / The wind off the lce, / Was too cold, enveloping us / So small, … Continue reading

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God’s plan for us


Pat still talks to me in my dreams, teaches me and shows me our contract with God. She revealed part of God’s plan for us in her 1968 poem, By the Lakeshore, “… The boorish wind off the water, / … Continue reading

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