DK (11-22-1952 / Batavia, New York)

Father Of Hunger

His heart a wound
brooding and dark,
he prays for days
when the clouds
will burn.

His heart a bruise
tender and shy,
he dreams of nights
made of marzipan stars.

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'marzipan stars' priceless image, great poem! Séamus