“Night’s darkness is a bag
that bursts with the gold of the dawn.”
– fr. Stray Birds, Rabindranath Tagore
A NEW DAWN
(Saint David’s University,
Lampeter, Wales, September 1987)
my soul lifting to unfathomed height
amidst a summer dawn, wings in flight
as birds chorus on such glorious sight!
night and day.
day and night.
dawn and dusk
dusk and dawn
– shifting shades of sky
daybreak and twilight.
– varying faces of life
pimples and dimples.
(c) 1987 Chito L. Aguilar