This poem was originally performed by Eleanor Goldfield during the People’s Convention on August 30, 2020.
(Lyrics for a Song Not Written) To Amitav Ghosh I’m not asking, (No!), for the Millennium— I’m not asking, (No!), for Jesus Christ to come— I’m not asking,...
Songs like ghosts trickle out of a tired speaker traces of child melodies melded into the cone. Hanging. Hanging On. Dangling by a barely seen filament....
He’ll continue to live in our heart,
no matter the time that departs.
A fond salute to a life well led.