five lines from Louis Maraj’s “When dandelions walk west,”

1 Jul

In holied awe, let my body under
you, become brave hands— to hold you warm, gloved sound; and feet slight— fleet and unencumbered.
You are safe here, to traverse seamless hours
shifting atmosphere, to walk with flowers.

2 Responses to “five lines from Louis Maraj’s “When dandelions walk west,””

  1. Don MacIver, RPA, author, poet July 1, 2013 at 21:25 #

    Wonderful word craft…even the title is intriguing.

    • pea river journal July 2, 2013 at 01:15 #

      We agree. We love this poem. We’re thrilled to have two Maraj poems in the fall issue and can hardly wait to share them. Thank you so much for reading.

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