Alchemy

(Pocket Poetry)
by Frank William Finney

(U.S.A)

Your absence
turns your dust
to gold

and now
they sell
your relics.

Strange to think
I saw you
once

when you
were only
flesh and blood.

Copyright © 2022 – Frank William Finney. All rights reserved.

About the Author 

Frank William Finney

Frank William Finney is the author of The Folding of the Wings (Finishing Line Press).  His poems can be found in Journal of Undiscovered Poets, The Metaworker, Tiny Wren Lit, and elsewhere.  He is a former lecturer from Massachusetts who taught literature at Thammasat University in Thailand for twenty-five years.

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