Poems from a Friend - Parched

Article Index

Parched

These three desperate throats,
in the wake of such a malignant sun,
where
in this endless brown valley
can we find wine?

(These horses are but ashy silhouettes).

What a shabby and dissolute arrangement
has been laid out for us!
Is there left a cool breast
to appeal to?

Oh, our dry and tongueless bellow!

 

  • booksigning deidremadsen 12815
  • Happily Inner After Book
  • TGI Imagery
  • retreat intensive
  • Featured Articles Deidre Madsen
  • Prayers meditations and chants
  • Deidre's Tea Room
  • Learn more about the author Deidre Madsen

  • btn grflower2
    “Who, being loved, is poor?” – Oscar Wilde
  • btn grflower2
    “Where there is love there is life.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  • btn grflower2
    "You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." – Dr. Seuss
  • btn grflower2
     “A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” – Mignon McLaughlin
  • btn grflower2
    “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”– Lao Tzu
  • btn grflower2
    “There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.” – Martin Luther
  • btn grflower2
    “There is no remedy for love but to love more.” – Henry David Thoreau
  • btn grflower2
    “When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love, it is impossible to stand again.” – Albert Einstein
  • btn grflower2
    "Show me the way, take me to love." – Anu Malik, Bride & Prejudice