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Posted: January 14th. 2006 7:51:03 AM
Parable of the Masquer's Lover
by B. T. Newberg
Age Group: Adult
In bed with her lover, radiant with afterglow, the Goddess said, "Make for me a masque, that I may go with you to the masquerade." Her mortal lover replied, "Nothing I make can match your naked beauty. Surely you can make a more perfect masque." And the Goddess said, "No. I would wear what bears my lover's touch."
Author's Notes: copyright 2006
As a Naturalistic Pagan, I believe in evidence. There is no evidence that deities and magic are "real" in the most literal sense, but they may yet be moving and powerful. These poems are a tribute to the inspiration of Pagan ways.
For more information on naturalism, see HumanisticPaganism.com.
Author's Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
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