Belief in the Seen
by Joe Ahearn
________________12 centuries old
____for the sake of our beautiful minds
_________________'we have not produced it
we have merely discovered it’
______________________the shy cosmos
______________drops its petals one
____________________________(a cento after Joanne Kyger)
Copyright © 2023 by Red River Review. First Rights Reserved. All other rights revert to the authors.
No work may be reproduced or republished without the express written consent of the author.