adams

Category: Poetry

  • Unchiseled stone

    True monuments are unchiseled stoneFormless shapes that do not disappointNor demand to be rememberedNor insist upon devotion or praise These stones mark the memory of yesterdaySteadfastly saying that we are but of a momentWhile we, who hope for tomorrow,Cling to the past… These stones remind us, stone upon stone,That great cities are not built that…