Tanka: The dead never die

Painting ©Gogo 1968


The dead never die,

they murmur deep in the bone,

coursing in the blood,

touching the grass, the green hills,

with their immortal fingers.


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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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