(i) How to hold and lift this Slim tapered glass mostly Filled, to my lips Sip and let flow Into mouth and throat pulsing Swallows while in the same set Of moments turning a page And starting the next (ii) That a pen, fetched From a drawer can be used To underscore words To think or consider The value and meaning Of which in this context So noted ~
rise as if from death did Christ sleep as the stone that blocked his tomb? dreamless body at dawn one enters the cave each motion a task to get through gazing at the wall of shadows ~
"The use of a preexisting word in a new context. The connotations that a word carries due to its historical meaning or meanings."
A difficult Risk to step A foot Or six A bit Diminutive For an Interval Skip it Flat stone Marking rings All the way One's life Gone silent
Violent wind Shoves lake spray Above the bluff-edge Remember how we fell For each other?
Sunrise Attaches to bare Branches The Maple A couple, crocuses At the base A lone gull lit Eye level Fifty feet out Slow glides The bluff A wonderment Of Otherness a shudder Of care
Four Fish Crows Crossing blue As if Fish Crow Precedes Crossing As if Blue was always A background As if there was Before this is