Rise Now

Beneath the calm
Belies a struggle
Of want and not
And gain no more

It’s where is kept
The dearest secret
Pride and polish
Spun to lore

A sweet fragrant
Uniquely common
Portion not yet shared

Rise now
For on this shadowless eve
That solitarily embracive provocation
Gives way to fellowship and love

James F. Ross


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2 Responses to Rise Now

  1. socialbridge says:

    Really enjoyed this. Guess it will be playing in my mind for a long while.


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