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School Prayer

by Diane Ackerman In the name of the daybreak and the eyelids of morning and the wayfaring moon and the night when it departs, I swear I will not dishonor my soul with hatred, but offer myself humbly as a … Continue reading

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Nicotine Sunset

by P.R.Lowe Copyright © July 20, 2015 (from Brother, Sister -written in1972) Sorrow in the city hangs around the sunset like a plague and the nicotine ring around its fingers is a symptom of our dis-ease If I could kiss … Continue reading

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Heartsings

By Thomas Lowe Copyright © by P. R. Lowe, July 20, 2015 (from Brother, Sister) My heart sings alike with the hot wind across miles of rolling desolation and the cry of a hawk killing in the shattering brightness of … Continue reading

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Windflowers

by P. R. Lowe copyright © July 20, 2015 (from Brother, Sister, written in 1970) Wind…Flowers singing in the sun makes me humble Stories are told in the distant rumble comes thunder and I go under this immaculate conception father … Continue reading

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The Precipice of Pan

by P. R. Lowe copyright © May 25, 2015 The power that rocks and bends the tree is the same that lies within me The awesome splendor of nature unleashed releases that which I am and I dream of kings … Continue reading

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Veiled

by P. R. Lowe copyright May 15 , 2015 (written Dec. 11, 1971) After the first snow when fields lie pressed to the earth and grasses are turned to beige the death that wails between clacking branches and empty hollows … Continue reading

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Star Vacuum

From: Brother, Sister (A book of poems) by P. R, Lowe copyright 1979 (poem written November 1969) The evening is covered softly in fog quieting the leaves and dotting the horizon with vagrant blackbirds The darkness steals the light away … Continue reading

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