Ashes in the urn

Ashes in the urn

New combinations
of old words

the linguistic dice
thrown time 

and again
hoping

for something fresh
And how much

of my soul
should I bare

or how much
of the world’s

machinations 
: Keats with

his pottery
figures frozen

for all time

John Lyons

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