Redemption Song

Photo by Christine Roy on Unsplash

I can hardly speak but I try:
my brain falls silent, still
it is the dying of the light
when a ferment of tenses
leads me up many cold-cut cul de sacs.

I linger on a moonlight-figure
palely mirroring the sparkling frost,
she’s gone but never lost.

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John E Marks

John E Marks

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I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can