secret poem

secret poem
inspired by the title of a poem by George Seferis, ‘κρυφό ποίημα’ (secret poem)

secret
Photo by the Weathercats

over
time
a threshold
i’ve never
stood across
gone further
into the
house of
first becoming.

made of any
land i reach
admiring storm
in the distances
of silence
touching the pulse
to count thunder.

i rest
a skyward tree
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throw

throw
inspired by a photo by Moti Galili

resist
With acknowledgements to the photographer for use of this image

comes down
to a street
the odds
stacked against
the few,
where reins
are wielded
to topple the
many
under hoof
and clanking
track,
on that
street
played,
spat and
cursed upon,
comes down
to a day
where heart,
stone
and bricks
are hurled
mightily
against
the
gun,
for all
the little
we have,
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