Abundant Life

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a photograph by Sonja Bingen

You breathe, and my lungs
rise and fall like winter trees
swaying, sure of spring,

like water-drops, cells
twisting, galaxies pulsing
with abundant life.

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One thought on “Abundant Life

  1. The largeness of this poem in so tight a form makes me feel the pulse of the universe, Steven, and it fits Sonja’s photograph wonderfully. Inside of a cell that is twisting through a drop of water is the universe.

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