supplicant

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photograph by tamarisk-ray glogauer

 

let my hands
learn to pray
finger tips and palm
skin to warm pulse skin,
let them learn
postures of love
in this world.
hands that grasp and
lift and shape matter,
let them
carpal metacarpal
phalanges
learn to speak
only love.
let my work
in the world
speak my love.

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