Radiant

Here
there is no endpoint,
no destination, here is luminous
touch, now
urgent, the rolling
circling of us
here but also in dreamtime,
worlds unseen, my cry
moves through you and yours
through me, we are
quickened, here is
the cry of a hawk here
the growl of a lion, let
us enter completely, this
is not
the end,
let us
be
undone.

 

 

About the Poet:
Adrie Bordelon writes and works with herbs in western MA. Her work has previously appeared in Peregrine, Albatross, The Essential Herbal, and Ibbetson Street Review. Her poem “In the Liminal” was awarded second place in the Robert P. Colleen Poetry Competition. She studied creative writing at Bennington College and the SC Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities.

 

 

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