S. K. Kelen Tree Poems

  • 1.
    wild animals become divinely rare
    their habitats wild homes are soft earth & tree
    cannot flee before the bulldozer concrete
    flame and smoke desert where only wheat
  • 2.
    Remember back in the early sixties
    The ridge was a scrap metal dump
    Wasteland without a decent tree-
    At the periphery workshops recycled
  • 3.
    A barge adrift the Perfumed River-
    reclining beneath a parasol
    is the courtesan Tigress waving her fan
    -barge floats past village and pagoda,
  • 4.
    I am shut out of mine own heart
    because my love is far from me,
    nor in the wonders have I part
    that fill its hidden empery ~ Christopher Brennan
  • 5.
    The clouds are always there
    ringing three peaks
    busy with lightning &
    thunder grumbling-
Total 5 Tree Poems by S. K. Kelen

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