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Anastasis

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Length: 3 pages1 minute

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The word “Anastasis” is the Greek word for “Resurrection.” This otherworldly and mystic poem tells the tale of a spiritual seeker who sinks into the abysses of self-hate, sterility, and death – recalling the lamentations of the Old Testament and the writings of St. John of the Cross. The speaker in this poem sinks to these depths in the imitation of Christ to attain immortality.

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