Alla Renee Bozarth

(Portland, Oregon)

Soulfire


Between your eyes
there is a window
inward.

In the window
there is a candle
burning.

In the burning
there is communion
infinite.

In this
infinite
inward
burning —

no death
no separation

Reach into
this intimate
flame
And remember
the Light
from which you
came.

This poem is from the book, This Mortal Marriage:
Poems of Love, Lament and Rage
by Alla Renée Bozarth, iUniverse 2003.

Submitted: Friday, November 04, 2011
Edited: Monday, November 21, 2011

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