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LABEL IT CORRECTLY

In St Peter’s graveyard
the bones have labels.

The labels are incised in marble or slate.
The coming together of the bones is recorded.
(God breathed on those bones.) 56 mots de plus

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WHAT SHALL I DO?

There’s a lot to be said for a balanced world
stable and well-fenced-in,
that plays early that prays late
and industriously fills the within.

This… 138 mots de plus

Blondin

SPIRIT

Spirit is the substance of Happiness.
It cannot be perceived by Mind or Body.
It infuses them
when there are no fences facing.

Gnomonic Verses

NO EXIT

Journeying from the beginning
(of which there is no beginning),
travelling for millions of years
(which cannot be measured in millions or years),
I have come, 91 mots de plus

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CURE

Waiting; the fires grow old
waiting; fears grow bold
waiting; the third eye brightens
waiting; the old mind quietens.

Patiently, the patient heals himself.

Gnomonic Verses

THE SUDDENLY SEPARATE SPIDER SENTRY

STILLNESS is
the space between movements
the crack in the universe
the gloved hand
with the art
to pull apart
two thin life stitches
and let a stab of nothing in. 168 mots de plus

Blondin

PYRAMIDS AND SARCOPHAGI

Why did they spend so much time there
in the anteroom of death?
What could they prepare?
Paper possessions as light as breath
were too heavy for their dead to bear… 54 mots de plus

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