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Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Library by Valerie Worth Bahlke (Valerie Worth)

No need even
To take out
A book: only
Go inside
And savour
The heady
Dry breath of
Ink and paper,
Or stand and
Listen to the
Silent twitter
Of a billion
Tiny busy
Black words.

From: http://twaingiftedandtalented.wikispaces.com/file/view/Poetry.Seeing+Objects+with+Fresh+Eyes.pdf

Date: 1994

By: Valerie Worth Bahlke (Valerie Worth) (1933-1994)