Look how thin she’s grown

Look how thin she’s grown: as if each year pares A little more, to where no plumage lies About her now, and her face, stark and spare, Full of times deep furrows, reveal those eyes Looking out at life, full of gentle mirth, Seeing beyond the confines of the mind, To the seasons of anguish […]

He had become unsettled by the sea

He had become unsettled by the sea, Longing to go and quietly steal away, To seek the tides of change, of what may be And find that place where water holds no sway. For what he sought he knew not of himself Had made him come but only of the change, That as a lamp […]