The Man with the Hoe by Edwin Markham

I felt this was a great time to share this excellent Edwin Markham poem. I believe it is always beneficial to hear and read stories, poems and letters from people who lived in other times, it is through their eyes and words that we may see more clearly. -Michael Bowed by the weight of centuries…

the grape picker

There was a time in the fields of joy and innocence where you lived free. There was only the sun, the warm winds and the vineyard. The deep purple grapes were as full with the splendor of life as their wine was rich with the notes of forever. That was another time, another world. Where…