End Grain

By Matthew Nienow b. 1983 Matthew Nienow
is an opening, is all
we can see

of  the long
strands that make

the pathways for
rays, bisecting

annular rings,
the most

vulnerable door
of  what makes

the holiest of
things.

Source: Poetry (January 2013).

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Poet Matthew Nienow b. 1983

POET’S REGION U.S., Southwestern

Subjects Nature, Trees & Flowers, Religion, The Spiritual, Arts & Sciences, Architecture & Design, Painting & Sculpture

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