Gabrielle Ciarann Roniyah Baer

Rookie (July,1951 / Ohio)

Fantasy - Poem by Gabrielle Ciarann Roniyah Baer

Fantasy is
shedding all fears,
all self
self conscious no longer.

Standing as a woman grown
as high as she hopes to
as deep as a brief span allows,
as wise as love,
as drunken-gay as making love

Walking slow
without false blushing
to that one who needs
but cannot ask her [child]
that one who wants
but will not take her [man]

Giving, touching
cherishing both
until the man trusts her with the child,
and offers both.

(written in 1977)

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  • (5/8/2009 2:25:00 AM)

    you have made this into a work of poetic art..truly genuine and amazing! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, May 8, 2009

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