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Miller, Vassar: The Lonely Child

Portre of Miller, Vassar

The Lonely Child (English)

is an explorer
in his desert blossoming
rose in a mirage;

a miner digging
his dark, chasing golden glints
from a bright pebble;

a peasant naming
sweet declensions of his flesh
though he cannot read.



Uploaded byGóz Adrienn
Source of the quotationhttps://muse.jhu.edu/article/20246

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