Poetry of Kansas

Inspiration

The waters are pure in the land
where you dwell
    Why do you haste to the moun-
tain?
Though Christ be a river and
Buddha a well,
    I drink from the Head of the
Fountain.

__Elizabeth N. Barr.

The High Winds of Home
Elizabeth N. Barr
(Olathe: privately published. 1922)
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