Exaltation is the going
Of an inland soul to the sea, -
Past the houses, past the headlands,
Into deep eternity!
I don't know about exaltation,
but how should I, given that it
isn't embodied. I wonder, then,
how I think one can know peace;
possibly, I do not ask enough?
A West Marin Quarterly
Volume 1, Number 2
Estero Publishing, 1992©