Pagosa Springs Artists

A Candlewick

 

curls beneath the flame
billowing above it; blackened,
self-effaced, consumed,
a servant bending
to the glorious plume.

 

first published in St. Anthony’s Messenger

also published in PICTURE HEALING Chapbook

©2010 Bonnie Manion

   

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