verses from a broken heart iv

Originally posted on agatha's Blog:
VII A beacon in life A comet in death Myriad voices serenade your translation Your legend chanted from sun-down till sun-up At daybreak, earth felt unworthy to swallow you VIII Your earthen vessel smiled in secret knowledge Amused by your detractors relentless folly Their effete attempts at besmirching Your…

life’s measure

(As another comet flies to join the constellations) Life. Life happens in a breath. Inhale. Live. Then… Exhale to that space where the soul flows to the tune of our thoughts… Inhale. We who live as we mourn those whose breaths will no longer kiss our faces. Whose thoughts will become cherished jewels in our…