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Poetry

04/05/2017

Photo by Anne Wicks


Inside the Empty Tomb Easter Sunday Morning

So, the sun has risen again.
The dust the boys kick up in play
smells of all the world.
Voices in the garden outside
echo around these cool damp walls.

I will trap their keening and laughter
and give them back to the One who was here
and now is not.

By J. Oliver