Kimberly Campanello


Kimberly Campanello Poems

1. CONSENT 3/27/2018
2. STRANGE COUNTRY 3/27/2018
3. Now 3/27/2018
4. Bucranium 3/27/2018
5. VERSE 4 from Hymn to Kālī 3/27/2018
6. VERSE 9 from Hymn to Kālī 3/27/2018
7. Love Poem as Reflection, as Presence 3/27/2018
8. VERSE 16 from Hymn to Kālī 3/27/2018

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STRANGE COUNTRY

Our Greek friend told me that in his country
one funeral is not enough.
The body is dug up in six months' time.
Maggot-stripped bones are put
in a box and slid into the stone shelf

of an ossuary. The family is gathered
together again. This, the ritual
his mother and sister love.
At last or for once I entertain the thought
that maybe women wanted it:

to be the earth to which all bodies
are returned by interment.
That persistent uttering of the womb-tomb
scenario - we couldn't have said it better
ourselves, might have said it

ourselves....

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