Gloria Mary Rodriguez

(Hercules, California)

Gnarled Tree - Poem by Gloria Mary Rodriguez

Unfertile seed
when first I came

Determined I staid
and from this spot spring forth
a mighty trunk of courage

etched I stand
Aged by sand
and man

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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