Treasure Island

Paul Hartal


Poems of Paul Hartal

201. The Silence Of Love 9/30/2011
202. The Sobbing God 10/9/2011
203. The Source (Haiku) 7/2/2013
204. The Sunset Splashes 10/4/2011
205. The Test of Love 10/9/2011
206. The Theory 9/2/2013
207. The Universe Writes A Poem 6/1/2012
208. The White Rose of Stalingrad 10/9/2011
209. The Winter Talks to the Spring 5/20/2012
210. The Women of China 10/5/2011
211. The World Has Changed 9/30/2011
212. They Come in Seven Sexes 7/14/2013
213. They Fought with their Bare Hands 10/13/2011
214. Three Miniatures in Fast Verse 10/12/2011
215. Time's Arrow Arrested 10/6/2011
216. Tired Light 10/7/2011
217. To a Raindrop 10/6/2011
218. Train and Plane 10/6/2011
219. Travel in a Box Car of the Fuehrer 10/25/2011
220. Triumphal Arch 2/12/2013

Cesarean Section

On a sunny day of Taurus
they cut her abdomen.
With stainless scalpels
the surgeons unlatched her uterus
and out of her slashed womb,
touching with their sterile gloves
the enigma of an enclosed but remote self,
they pulled out the boy crying,
covered with blood,

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