March 3, 2020

Go Through

Coming of Age

Sometimes it is a door
you go through.
Sometimes it is two trees
by a road.
Sometimes it is
the open arms of a friend.

Mostly there is no turning
sword or cherubim
to tell you
you are grown…


Lines from Poetry is Mindfulness by David B. Churchill
and photo
by Christopher Martyn on Unsplash

In the Beginning

Poet You constellate the myths, O royal oracle of archetypes. Photo and poem by Jan Claire