March 27, 2019

Gloria in Excelsis

Standing in the rubble of the Roxy Theater, Gloria Swanson.
A mystical photo…
A legendary photo.
Those feathers…
That evening gown…
Those arms raised to accept the sky
To embrace her,
to enter her…
Gloria!
Gloria in Excelsis!
Welcoming what was,
what is,
and what will be.

 

' Gloria in Excelsis'