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Cale Young Rice

(1872-1943 / United States)

Poems of Cale Young Rice

1. Chanson of the Bells of Oseney 1/4/2003
2. Kinchinjunga (Which is the next highest of mountains) 1/4/2003
3. New Dreams for Old 1/4/2003
4. Old Age 1/4/2003
5. The Chant of the Colorado 1/4/2003
6. The Great Seducer 4/22/2010
7. The Mystic 1/4/2003
8. When the Wind is low 1/4/2003

The Mystic

There is a quest that calls me,
   In nights when I am lone,
The need to ride where the ways divide
   The Known from the Unknown.
I mount what thought is near me
   And soon I reach the place,
The tenuous rim where the Seen grows dim
   And the Sightless hides its face.

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