Sarah Bender
Freeform

A Poem

CATCH LIFE RED-HANDED

Psalm V
TRANSLATED BY BILL JOHNSTON

Beauty exists, la ermozura egziste and paradises are not artificial, yet how can one have fans of ginkgo, green right next to yellow, and human faces in the sunshine, pearls of architecture and thoughts about the dust that we become? Two days later I remember only theory, what we said concerning the mathematics of the Alhambra and the fragments of poems, so I undress quickly, to catch life red-handed, to relish the goodness of your home amid the hills encircled by a wedding party where I seek and find, seek and do not find, seek and disappear and — 

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Beauty exists, we're becoming dust, the world has been pretty shitty lately!

Some recommendations:

1. Read a book.


2. Get a hug.

3. Go sit in some water.
4. Grow some plants.


5. Take a walk.



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