Po­etry Call­ing

(For Pa­trick O’Con­nell)

Prairie Fire - - TABLE OF CONTENTS - ARTHUR ADAMSON

my friend Pa­trick has space enough an apart­ment with two mod­est rooms an in­ner song a tele­phone con­nected to friends and the voices of night

words are like a flower’s breath a so­lace won from ghosts of time his grow­ing peace is that re­lease of the voice un­coil­ing from the silent con­tem­pla­tion of so many in­ti­mate dis­as­ters

the way he splits the dark

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