Tag Archives: waves

portrait

nostrils seen from slightly below like inverted quotation marks inhaling exhaling words mole by red lips starfish earrings befitting a mermaid and a long neck for seeing above the waves and skin translucent as sea foam a dress fringed like … Continue reading

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Continental Drift (Ma Jolie)

You are on the front porch, facing the pond. I am in the unheated attic, beaneath the snow-covered roof. When I was a boy, I read about the lost colony, vanished without a trace save one clue carved in an … Continue reading

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west

new moon child two nights old basking crab shell orange drawn earthward to flame in moth wing dreams feathery though scuttling beneath and beyond the tide line where night washes over the embers of the day

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Birds

There must be birds beyond the horizon. We feel their wings beating in the wind, hear their murmured conversations roll ashore in waves, and it grieves us who remain rooted to the still earth. *          *          *  Hello Friends, I … Continue reading

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