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Patrice D'Ambra Burdette --Pataliyah

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the way of light
by Patrice D'Ambra Burdette --Pataliyah
Friday, June 09, 2006
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
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the way of light



A blind man
cupped my face
in his hands

pressed close to his breast
my eyes climbing large
                         a child i was
of mud and spittle
smeared crack


 for light resolving



i knew i knew
as if no one sees
my face drinking light
a bowl fills slowly so bright

as the sun clinging high
high


 and higher  still
ascending light embraced me- no chill
gray could delineate

day from day
light from light

A blind woman came
tapping tapping
forward open as dawn
we drink from a cup dissolving

A blind boy entered
famished singing for light
ran fingers seeking curious


gathered a coutenance soft
in sockets aching to fill
marked lips too small
to taste such bounty.















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Reviewed by Suzie Palmer 6/9/2006
"A blind man
cupped my face
in his hands"
Oh Patrice ... how I love that line!
A wonderful poem full of light!
"day from day
light from light" Brilliant!
Love, Suzie :-D
Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 6/9/2006
This is a deeply spirit filled write that speaks to the soul...


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