Michael Shepherd

(8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

The One Who Wrote


and because their soul
had found a rest
beyond action

their spirit, freed,
roamed without movement
in freedom
through the world
whispering

of rest,
of freedom,
of words,
of silence

singing, singing

Submitted: Sunday, March 05, 2006

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