Since my soul has taken on a body (Kuan)

Carla Paton
May 26, 2017 · 1 min read
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The wind blows over the earth
a formless flame
air and angels
the ablution has been made
the receptive earth
contemplation
but not yet the offering
Between the two
a time of deepest concentration
commands a wide view
looking out
a landmark to be seen
from miles
full of trust
the receptive earth
an ablution
full of trust
my body, a gentle wind
bending grass
an offering
between the two.

Poets Unlimited

Six Years of poetry-only publishing, PoetsUnlimited was a…

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Writer, Poet, Rancher, Ph.D. ABD, MA, MASCIS — Free writing prompts! https://dailymusebooks.org — As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Poets Unlimited

Six Years of poetry-only publishing, PoetsUnlimited was a diverse, engaging and authentic poetry magazine. For most of that time a daily publication, it was always diverse and original, and free-to-read by all.

Carla Paton

Written by

Writer, Poet, Rancher, Ph.D. ABD, MA, MASCIS — Free writing prompts! https://dailymusebooks.org — As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Poets Unlimited

Six Years of poetry-only publishing, PoetsUnlimited was a diverse, engaging and authentic poetry magazine. For most of that time a daily publication, it was always diverse and original, and free-to-read by all.

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