National Poetry Month

Poet of the Day – Joanne Kennedy Frazer

National Poetry Month April 21, 2020 Joanne Kennedy Frazer SANCTUARY   The journeys are broadcast over and over into homes of the comfortable   who feel summoned to witness families fleeing to illusory refuge.   Trust in the crossing is framed in faces  of the very young.   Tiny mouths seek mothers’ milk, innocence drowns.   Shelter elusive, fences crowned with thorns crucify hope.    Unfed, emptiness threatens to consume the promise.      Viewers in…

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