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Presence

I want you to see that I’m watching
I want you to hear me, listen
Look at me with intention
Dad look at your children
Be still and just know
Or snatch me up
And hold me
Presence
Please

——
This is a Nonet. It is my second installment for National Poetry Month, 2017.

Author:

Wayne Bowerman is a writer, poet and spoken word artist hailing from Grand Rapids Michigan. His writing is evocative and challenging while also encouraging to anyone who is going through any sort of struggle. If you are in the Grand Rapids area, you can catch him around town at various open mic shows and every Thursday night at Mayan Buzz Cafe where he hosts All Access Open Mic from 8-10pm.

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