For Branchus, Beloved of Apollo the Affectionate

by Karl Kirchwey In the Sanctuary at Didyma, nothing is left but an unimportant laurel bush where the oracle once squatted over the earth’s cleft, inhaled the fumes, and in a rush babbled her nonsense to the recording priest who wrote it down in perfect hexameters. So I crouched in the silky dust and plucked two leaves of unequal size, the larger one to keep for myself and the smaller one to send to you, because... Read More

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