This sound of children singing the sun up

will shape every last Himalayan snowflake

echo off the mountains made in their own image

reflect back their voice in future ages

where their philosophy folds into wrinkles of face


From the collection Prayer Flag PoemsPosted by kind permission of the poet.
Image by Kent Pilcher.

Read more of Hakim Bellamy’s Prayer Flag Poems:
#10, #11, #12