A Tanka for Kota
By Kara L.C. Jones

A black bird flies past
winging on cool summer air
I call out to him:

"Black Bird! Do you ever see
my son's old soul in Heaven?"

For Dakota Jones, Born and Died March 11, 1999, at 4:47 p.m.
Previously published by KotaPress in the book Father Son Holy Ghost


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