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Seeds In The River

This riverIs where I float my body I don’t know where it’s taking meBut I give myself to the water Make an offering to the sea Feel the fullness of the forceFilling this river to its banks Say a prayer to the storm godFor … Continue reading

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You Dream Flowers

She wanted to get up before the sunBut she woke lateBy hoursStill dreamingFlowers forming a cross in a field—An X actuallyAn asterisk of sun-Flowers growing inside herOne-by-one As the real sun roseRoses in a stealth of cloudsThe earth shrouding itselfFrom … Continue reading

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UNMARKED WHITE EGG

From what I could discernIn the mountainCloudsThere was a mermaidA monsterAnd a group of eldersIn nimbus shrouds From way up hereThe world is a cradleWaiting for lifeTo braid itself into substanceAnd form We see it everywhereA beautiful storm of DNAExpressing … Continue reading

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Flowers Open Up

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Incipient Bloom

INCIPIENT BLOOM If you were to gatherThe most beautiful flowersOn earthInto one vaseWould they compete for value?Or standIn their own lovelyInnocenceIndividualAnd yet part of the praise-Worthy assemblageOf othersThere for the gaze— You look like your fatherYou look like your motherYou … Continue reading

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The Loom of Spring

THE LOOM OF SPRING You weave the hands Of the trees through My hair Flowers Leaves Every beautiful thing The wind retrieves To blow there I know myself In your shadow I see Myself in the open Eyes of the … Continue reading

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Keeper

KEEPER Sweet as the bee’s kneesI feel myselfKneeling in the honeyThinking of the flowersIn their sunny daySwaying the windWith a fragrant graceInvitingA drunk delightA bumbling flightOf beesTo steal the sceneTo singA buzzing hymn to the queenOf the hive We are … Continue reading

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Air for the End of April

Air for the End of April   The flowers spray color from the field Where half the world will have to Yield to spring   Everything is bursting Everything is back to the first thing   The thing we almost forgot … Continue reading

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Flower Fruit

Flower Fruit   Here in the heart of the conduit Where I put the past behind me I take my own life in stock So I can move on with it, lock and key   I keep all of it … Continue reading

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We See Life Rise Now

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