What I Am

anya-light-1Halle Roland Photography

 

I am the robin

and mother’s clear call to dinner

 

 I am the princess        and the pirate

the abused      and the disorderly

the wealthy     and the cherished

the misunderstood

the unloved, the adored

 

 I am the never and the always loved

 

 My castle is a dominion

and it crumbles in forever

 

My tower is forgetting

and the kingdom of something new

 

 What I am, love, is simple:

a dream in the streaming clouds

a tear in the flowing brow

a face in the falling mask

 

I am the last and the first

the never-ceasing flow

the sparrow and the grass

and the always-tepid glow

 

I am

the guts in the machine;

an    unalterable

sense of presence

 

I am multitasking

Facebook

incense

a prayer

 

What I am, love, is what you know

but can’t remember how

 

What I am, love,

is simple:

 the song in your voice

though many years from home


 

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