Tsunami, December 2004 - Baltimore Post-ExaminerBaltimore Post-Examiner

Tsunami, December 2004

So much bitters and sugar

Dissolved with the salt of the sea

 

Sticks, stones, names

Pummeled

 

Baptism surely in the ways of the world

 

Oh, the risen tide of weeping

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Feature photo: Buddhist shrine along Sri Lanka’s southwestern coast survived the 2004 tsunami. (Larry Luxner)


About the author

Dan Cuddy

Dan Cuddy is currently an editor of the Loch Raven Review and in the past has been a contributing editor with the Maryland Poetry Review, and with Lite: Baltimore’s Literary Newspaper. He has been published in many small magazines over the years, e.g. NEBO, Antioch Review, Connecticut River Review and online at Praxilla, The Potomac, and L‘Allure des Mots. In 2003 his book of poems “Handprint On The Window” was published by Three Conditions Press Contact the author.
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