Tagged: forest

somewhere above a

somewhere above a
forest, a bird drops the seed
of a poem, and it

skims the treetops, instinctively
landing where there’s enough darkness
.
20210725:1041
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i am waiting for

i am waiting for
you to say the word, so that
i can take you there –

underneath a rustling
canopy, a bamboo harvest
.
20170427:2210
y

lin – a forest;

lin – a forest;
grove; woods;
a collection of
books, works,
literary extracts;
a great body of
(capable persons,
etc.) – how
many more
layers of
me will i
get to slip into
before feeling
whole, catalogued,
temperate,
composed, not
allocated for
further harvesting
.
20130905:2257
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if youtube videos

if youtube videos
are to be
believed, one day
soon, elephants
will be able to
carve out their own
likeness
from the
wood they drag
through the forest
floor, manned by
boys on the edge
of manhood, tweeting
their latest status
.
20110307:2301
y

i arrived wrapped

i arrived wrapped
securely

in the name of
my father, a hammock
imagining
two trees

when i depart, they
will unravel
these strokes
chiming
my name, and still
two trees
.
20101017:1555
y

sorrow is like a