Today's poem is by Greg Hewett

private pantheon

past the last cul-de-sac
he hollows out
from the clay bank
a private pantheon

he creates each god
in his own image
stolen from the river
and seals them in

without signet
without regret

Copyright © 2010 Greg Hewett All rights reserved
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