Etheridge Knight

(1931 - 1991 / Mississippi)

He Sees Through Stone - Poem by Etheridge Knight

He sees through stone
he has the secret
eyes this old black one
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  • Geeta Radhakrishna MenonGeeta Radhakrishna Menon (4/24/2018 12:10:00 AM)

    He sees through the stone.......most interesting and intuitive! (Report)Reply

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  • Savita TyagiSavita Tyagi (4/23/2018 11:16:00 AM)

    Wow! marvelous! I will be reading more of his poems. (Report)Reply

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  • Jeffrey Adegor (4/23/2018 9:16:00 AM)

    he led me trembling cold
    into the dark forest
    taught me the secret rites
    to make it with a woman
    to be true to my brothers
    to make my spear drink
    the blood of my enemies
    .
    such driving words
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  • Bernard F. AsuncionBernard F. Asuncion (4/23/2018 2:32:00 AM)

    Such a splendid poem by Etheridge Knight👍👍👍 (Report)Reply

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  • Susan WilliamsSusan Williams (4/23/2018 1:42:00 AM)

    he has the secret eyes
    he sees through stone - - - fascinating concept and intriguing style
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  • Drtony BrahminDrtony Brahmin (3/26/2018 8:08:00 AM)

    ears peeling his words
    he smiles
    he knows
    the hunt the enemy
    he has the secret eyes
    he sees through stone.lot of images teaching us the readers a very special way of life ..thanku dear poet. tony
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  • * Sunprincess * (1/13/2017 7:40:00 PM)

    .....a poem with vivid and striking imagery ★ well penned (Report)Reply

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  • Ahmed Gumaa SiddiekAhmed Gumaa Siddiek (7/18/2016 10:03:00 PM)

    he led me trembling cold
    into the dark forest
    taught me the secret rites
    to make it with a woman
    to be true to my brothers
    to make my spear drink
    the blood of my enemies

    It is all about wisdom. Good poem.
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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/18/2016 7:23:00 AM)

    The title itself is very interesting and poem is fantastic. Thanks for sharing... (Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (7/18/2016 4:22:00 AM)

    His time is not my time! ! Thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

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  • Dutendra ChamlingDutendra Chamling (11/15/2015 3:38:00 AM)

    He Sees Through Stone

    strong poem.
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