Postcard Poem 9/11

Carr totem poles

Emily Carr – Tanoo 1912 Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery

Eyes Full of Ash

 September 11, 2014

Should we grow wise in this

We will put down

our chisels of terror

And raise our towers

To another god.

-wrensong

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About wrensong

I am a poet who collects stones. I am a wanderer of creek beds and forests, canyons and high desert who, coming home, sometimes finds words to tell the story. I am a companion with others in the search for Deep, Wild Soul. I shape containers in time and space for others to come together to write, to tell their stories, to hold each other in the telling. I am a grandmother and the companion of a cat named Alaya. I often travel out into open country with a man who calls himself Dunewalker who has hung his hammock in my heart.
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