Poem: “Look Out of the Window”

Look Out of the Window…

Look out of the window, see
How the wind moves through the leaves
Each one green and of its own
Free and graceful in the clear stream

O my father, this I know full well
These are the trees of Paradise
Where I will dwell

June 10, 2011

Pavel Chichikov is a Washington DC-based poet and photographer. He has written for both the secular and the Catholic press on issues as diverse as Russian nuclear weapons systems, Olympic athletes, and miracles. His books include From Here to Babylon: Poems by Pavel Chichikov,  Lion Sun: Poems by Pavel Chichikov, Mysteries and Stations in the Manner of Ignatius, and Animal Kingdom. Pavel may be heard reading his works on catholicradiointernational.com and on pavelreads.com. His poetry regularly appears on "The Poetry of Pavel Chichikov."