New Poems by Sangharakshita

This section contains recent (1999-2002) poems, not
previously published in any media.

 
 

The Listener

The poet listens for the inevitable word,
The word which from eternity has waited
To reveal itself to him.

Having heard it, he takes a diamond pen
And with tears of gratitude inscribes it
On a jade tablet upheld by angels.

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