J. E. Carpenter

Poems of J. E. Carpenter

1. Fire and Light 11/19/2012
2. On Li-young Lee and Poetry as the Dying Breath Medium 8/22/2007
3. The Time Is Now 11/19/2012

Fire and Light

Fire and light, fire and light
we were fire and light
before the world began
we shown like stars

now enclosed in flesh
like fireflies in jars
we forget we emit light
and a flame that consumes

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