May Swenson

(May 28, 1913 – December 4, 1989 / Utah)

Cardinal Ideograms


A mouth. Can blow or breathe,
be a funnel, or Hello.
A grass blade or a cut.
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  • Deidre Fichte (1/10/2014 12:02:00 PM)

    Hi there......you forgot to include the numbers to the left, which is pretty integral to this poem. (Report) Reply

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