Whispers

Published: 1977
Language: English
Wordcount: 4,673 / 24 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 71.3
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 373
Added to site: 2009.09.27
mnybks.net#: 25385
Origin: gutenberg.org
License: ©
Genres: Poetry, Post-1930
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taut empty sounds.

The inclusion of everything
excludes nothing
except why it was done.
38


CLAWS
Unfolding gazes
throw over
the little reality
surly door.
The dumb
clatter
of ripples
shudder the better life.
39
MOON DARK WORLD

The trees
are forming hands
to cloak the sky
with pillow whispers,
until the soft equilibrium
behind laughing eyes
departs down the moon dark world.
40


THE ELYSIAN FIELDS

The Elysian fields
gained commensurate with ability
quiet and shimmering in the sun;
varied realms
inverted islands
the angry blessed
ones - thrice born with
the option to survive
on into flesh and blood form.

The conveyer belt of souls
carrying the damaged ones
far into the night,
spitting out the lukewarm
with plenty of latitude
to manoeuvre
in between.

Lavender and the dye from p

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