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  I am Medicine Flower
by Edward C. Patterson
Thursday, March 12, 2009
Rated "PG" by the Author.

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from Come, Wewoka and Diary of Medicine Flower


I am Medicine Flower, A-wo-di A-tsi-lv s-gi, named for the healing spirit of the warrior. Named for the berdache soul that caresses me. My touch blesses the wanderer, the lost and the fearful, and gives respite to the weary and the pained. My bloom is on the morning frost and the fiery sundown that kisses the distant hills and scarecrows. Look into my face, my soft orange petals, the daisy bright and the millet yellow. As you pass, ask me the way and I will tell you, for I am Medicine Flower. I cling to the porch at daybreak and trumpet with the morning glory.

from Come,Wewoka http://www.amazon.com/dp/1438227639

 


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Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 3/15/2009
Very unique poem.I enjoy reading it,take care

Edwin
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 3/12/2009
Bright and very creative, nice writing...

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 3/12/2009
Interesting pen..stay safe and well dear man..Hugsss

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Belmundus

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Surviving an American Gulag

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Swan Coud - Southen Swallow Book III

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The Closet Clandestine: a queer steps out

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Come, Wewoka & Diary of Medicine Flower

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