Daily Archives: April 4, 2011

Nights of the No-Moon ..

No-moon nights … Tinder sparks of light; sharp stars in the perfumed night .. Arc of the cosmos; bruised blue by the lunar loss .. moonless with fears ; no silent rain ; only held-back tears.. Heaven’s hand-mirror averts her … Continue reading

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Iridescence …

I saw a feather at my feet, such beauty adrift upon a dusty street. I placed upon my palm this mystery of flight ashimmer in the light. It guards the secret of the sun; the rainbow’s unbroken code. I saw … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a sonnet …

Ah, Shakespeare; loving till the edge of doom, is, O poet of my soul, not nearly long enough for me I fear; My heart will take me beyond that rim of gloom .. It will love deeper when Time has … Continue reading

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A deep, green pool …

A koi carp swims in a deep green pool- languidly .. overarching trees submerge into reflections … through moss-topped stones; a waterfall wends muffled, to the sea .. songbirds sing their songs of Spring’s perfection .. a petal floats by … Continue reading

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Eve …

I walk in an exotic garden; rhododendrons bloom luxuriant. Carmine flames of glossy petals fall, drifting, awakening a memory upon which I tread. I recall a taste astringent – the pith of the first pomegranate, a texture; the peel like … Continue reading

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Wittgenstein …

The limits of my language are the limits of my thought: I push the barriers of my mind wrestling with such words of Wittgenstein  .. But are there thoughts that live beyond expression ; are these tethered by the tongue … Continue reading

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