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Poem: The Task by Jane Hirshfield

Poem: The Task by Jane Hirshfield

The Task by Jane Hirshfield It is a simple garment, this slipped-on world. We wake into it daily—open eyes, braid hair— a robe unfurled in rose-silk flowering, then laid bare. And yes, it is a simple enough task we’ve taken on, though also vast: from dusk to dawn, from dawn to dusk, to praise, and … Continue reading