James Broughton

Come forth unabashed

Come forth unabashed

Come forth unabashed (from Shaman Psalm) Come forth unabashed Come out unbuttoned Bury belligerence Resurrect frolic Only through body can you clasp the divine Only through body can you dance with the god In every man’s hand the gift of compassion In every man’s hand the beloved connecti... »

This is It

This is It

This is It This is It and I am It and You are It and so is That and He is It and She is It and It is It and That is That O it is This and it is Thus and it is Them and it is Us and it is Now and Here It is and Here We are so This is It by James Broughton Original Language English Hits: 3 »

The Gardener of Eden

The Gardener of Eden

The Gardener of Eden I am the old dreamer who never sleeps I am timekeeper of the timeless dance I preserve the long rhythms of the earth and fertilize the rounds of desire In my evergreen arboretum I raise flowering hopes for the world I plant seeds of perennial affection and wait for their passion... »

The Bliss of With

The Bliss of With

You have come to me out of antiquities We have loved one another for generations We have loved one another for centuries You teach me to trust the voice of my voices You teach me to believe my own believings You touch the palpability of my possibilities Together we reflect what our mirrors conceal T... »

Take the whole kit

Take the whole kit

Take the whole kit Take the whole kit with the caboodle Experience life don’t deplore it Shake hands with time don’t kill it Open a lookout Dance on a brink Run with your wildfire You are closer to glory leaping an abyss than upholstering a rut by James Broughton Original Language Englis... »

Quit your addiction

Quit your addiction

Quit your addiction Quit your addiction to sneer and complaint Try a little flaunt Call for comrades who bolster your vim and offer you risk Corral the crones Goose the nice nellies Hunt the bear that hugs and the raven that quoths Stay up all night to devise a new dawn by James Broughton Original L... »

Lessen the doldrums

Lessen the doldrums

Lessen the doldrums of fellow bipeds Coax their spirits to busk and bounce Squeeze their chakras Ungum their works Use any trick you know to redeem humanity from impotent glum Inject with joy inseminate with light the wombs of mankind by James Broughton Original Language English Hits: 2 »

Having Come This Far

Having Come This Far

Having Come This Far I’ve been through what my through was to be I did what I could and couldn’t I was never sure how I would get there I nourished an ardor for thresholds for stepping stones and for ladders I discovered detour and ditch I swam in the high tides of greed I built sandcast... »

Not dawdling

Not dawdling

Not dawdling not doubting intrepid all the way walk toward clarity with sharp eye With sharpened sword clearcut the path to the lucent surprise of enlightenment At every crossroad be prepared to bump into wonder by James Broughton Original Language English Hits: 8 »

Easter Exultet

Easter Exultet

Shake out your qualms. Shake up your dreams. Deepen your roots. Extend your branches. Trust deep water and head for the open, even if your vision shipwrecks you. Quit your addiction to sneer and complain. Open a lookout. Dance on a brink. Run with your wildfire. You are closer to glory leaping an ab... »