I just realized I haven’t posted a poem on here since May. Here’s one from by book Hallucinogenic Dragonfly Intermezzo which can be bought on Amazon or better yet from me direct for $10 (shipping, autograph & a couple of drawings included), guaranteed to be worth 50 grand in the year 2043. Contact: mppowers61 AT gmail.
You are not even blood.
You are the ocean of light that blood becomes.
You have no purpose but to serve.
And you serve us all by eternally seeking.
Portraying best life’s most beautiful
You are an adagio trapped in marble.
You come to me in my most somnambulant hours.
A raven bearing your soul-image.
A tortoise-shell, a fractured
shinbone, the fiery eyes of a German mystic.
You are a doorway meant for hearing