Table of Contents

 

Extinguished? 1
Cedar Smells 2
The Lake . . . 4
The Forest 5
Cricket Song 9
The Last Butterfly 10
A Place in Time 12
Time 13
Mid-August 15
Fall Morning 16
Hurray! 17
By Degrees 18
Return to Awe 19
Soul Mate 21
Slow Dancing 22
Seventeen This Fall 23
A Chance 25

The Drowning 27
On Income Taxes 28
From the Beginning 29
Chosen Child 30
Classroom Battle 31
Word Weaver 33
A Kiss 34
To My Child 35
Child Wisdom 36
Order of Peace 38
I'm Fine. Really I Am. 40
In Search of First 42
Cousins 45
Uncle Hank 46
CLICK 48
Close Call 49
When I Am Old 50

NYX: Mother of Light

Cover art by Rhea Edge
Wondrous Being
Acrylic on Canvas
2000


2001 by Nancy Perkins

ISBN 978-0-9712567-0-5
(Volume I)

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