Quotable Poe Week Three-Kindra M. Austin

Kindra M. Austin – Quotable Poe, Week Three – “The Boundaries which divide Life from Death”

Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen

I

Tears go by

as years expand from Heaven to horizon;

and I scale the mountain ranges risen in

consequence of your death.

Jesus,

or some other guardian breathes for me

whilst my lungs delight in respite

from high altitudes.

II

In this,

the winter of my youth,

stillness settles deep into bone,

and I am reconciled.

You visit upon me

memories,

and I am happy here

at the summit.

Week One_ “But we loved with a love that was more than love—_I and my Annabel Lee;_With a love that the winged seraphs of heaven_Coveted her and me.” -Annabel Lee “Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood the


© 2019 Kindra M. Austin

View original post

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s