Karen O’Leary

Karen O’Leary 

walls built
to last…

he talks
with his hands

silence born
of pain

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he passes
his craft

the only life
he knows

to his daughter

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she becomes…
a bricklayer

but can reach
out to others too


  1. Dear Sunil,

    Thank you so much for publishing my poem in your beautiful journal. Setu is popular (as evidenced by the page view) because you are offering a wonderful place to share the gift of words. Wishing you continued success. I appreciate the opportunity to be a small part of the journey.


  2. like the poem for its brevity and the great thought it captures.


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