American Patriotic 10

       


Mariah Courtney Picot

October 29, 1961 ~ June 1, 2019 (age 57)

When great souls die,
after a period peace blooms,
slowly and always
irregularly.  Spaces fill
with a kind of
soothing electric vibration.
Our senses, restored, never
to be the same, whisper to us.
They existed.  They existed.
We can be.  Be and be
better.  For they existed.