Sunday Poem


.
I Saw Myself

I saw myself
a ring of bone
in the clear stream
of all of it

and vowed,
always to be open to it
that all of it
might flow through

and heard
“ring of bone” where
ring is what a

bell does.
.

Lew Welch
from: Ring of Bone; Collected Poems
Grey Fox Press, 1960

Like what you're reading? Don't keep it to yourself!
Share on Facebook
Facebook
Tweet about this on Twitter
Twitter
Share on Reddit
Reddit
Share on LinkedIn
Linkedin
Email this to someone
email