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Poetry

Elizabeth Coatsworth July Storm
Like a tall woman walking across the hayfield
the rain came slowly, dressed in crystal and the sun. more
Burning Candle Message
I light the candle,
smudge the sage,
call in directions and the
keepers of the land and sky. more
Da Vinci Study of an Embryo A Voyage
The HMS Zygote sailed one night,
launched from the gleam in my Father's eye. more
20th Century Madonna To God
Some people have a visceral reaction at the mention of your name,
God.
Some say you are out there,
some say you are nowhere,
but I know you’re in here. more
Rice Straw The Last Straw
The secret to the quandary
of the last straw
is forgiveness. more
Petals Petals
Some people get old before they’re old.
Life’s pain spins an exoskeleton
that restricts
and chokes,
and bends the spirit into frozen shapes. more
The Sorgum Cows The Sorgum Cows
~ Written in January, 2003 ~
The cows stand stunned
They are snow trimmed
Like tractors and trees more
After the Farm
Stirring me stirring me stirring me
The things that lie sleeping inside
Skeletons rise and soulful searching
Awaken to things once denied more
Crumbs in the Valley
~ A true story ~
The open neckline wide... more
Unglooming the Gloam Unglooming the Gloam
Leaden sky Absorbs the light. Wambling through the bamboo grove I enter into the gloaming... more



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