Treasure Island

michael oliver

(13-4-1948 / swansea)

Notices 8 The Shrine


Gods become - etched from the pale sandstone
A formal walk of Deities in procession
A wheaten cone - a supplication - is considered
Accepted - the offered bread - confirms this presence

See my bestowed silence in this timely cloak
See me revealed - as your beliefs revelation
Questioned - understood - the articulate - The 'I was'
My unfathomed - 'Am' - in this perpetual frame

Submitted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Edited: Thursday, April 03, 2014

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Based on thefefect of a small shrine in the Ashmoleum in Oxford

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