Hand of God by Consilia K
ADAM and EVE GROWING UP
(Old myth transvalued for new meaning)
It was a beautiful garden, safe and secure,
furry lions playing with delicate lambs,
no violence, no fears,no messes, no tears.
Free to do and free to be,
except for this one big tree
marked off-limits by Godas private space, not to be shared.
Eve and Adam knew nothing about
the sacred space of privacy.
They knew only sharing in heaven,
as babes in the womb sharing everything in mother’s body.
Quite naturally then,
they ate of the fruit of.
God’s sacred space.
Knowing no separateness from God,
they claimed all as belonging to them.
(Su casa es mi casa, as one might say.)
God could have overlooked
this little apple-sharing event.
After all, no harm done.
Just One’s private space,
One’s sacred space ignored,
as if no separateness
existed between those who…
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