Saturday, March 22, 2014

For the newborn


You know, love,
this life makes ghosts
of us all.

And you know,
there is an art
to passing

through,
love,

and that art
is called

a child.

What stirs us
now, love,

is this ghost
so new,

so dear,
so small,

that
we know,
love,

is all we need
to know.



2 comments:

Jan said...

Very beautiful and so true, William~

William Michaelian said...

Thank you, Jan....