New Occidental Poetry

A Promise

Ivory lace
and life-bent trees
and garden sighs.
Just we two, alone,
all one.
A sun and
a moon.

Storied face,
though young.
And kisses placed
and fingers run.
Our inner space.


- Jared of The Great Order

Reproduced with permission of the author. You can find Jared's site at The Great Order and he also has a YouTube channel with cultural and political commentary.