Friday, April 28, 2017

4.28


first blue whiteness of sky above shoulder of ridge

unseen towhee chirping on rose branch in foreground


for one or more in order, might well apply to color

composition, sometimes as in etching, based on late


person behind her shoulder whose face isn’t visible

the other to her right who is a carpenter at thirty


cloudless blue sky above shadowed shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking to the right of channel


Thursday, April 27, 2017

4.27


dream in unmade yellow and blue bed opposite window

man waking in 2 AM dark as left leg starts to cramp


system of field equations should one appear, should

when at rest relation to, located, so that is marks


whiteness of low line drive ball coming towards man

in left field followed by red marks on left forearm


pale orange of sky above shadowed shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking to the right of channel


Wednesday, April 26, 2017

4.26


pale blue grey plane of fog against invisible ridge

blue jay calling on pine branch in right foreground


word without which would, same range in relation to

hand-picked blues, harder and sharper than, moments


looking across table holding white cup of something

up to her mouth a feeling of being in the same room


blue whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

4.25


grey whiteness of clouds above shadowed green ridge

towhee calling from rose branch in right foreground


hold at a distance action which unfolds, other than

whether possible, several examples, “such and such”


and so the question becomes “this is what happened,

how do we respond to it?” words as objective report


grey whiteness of sky reflected in plane of channel

wingspan of osprey flapping across toward the point


Monday, April 24, 2017

4.24


light coming into clouds above black plane of ridge

sound of bird chirping on rose branch in foreground


who often gave thought to present, even those shown

among those, things there turning into, function of


Bottom calling out “the woosel cock so black of hue

with orange tawny bill, the throstle with his note”


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Sunday, April 23, 2017

4.23


clouds in blue white sky above still shadowed ridge

birds chirping from shadowed branches in foreground


half of them having been, six or more variations of

knows how much is wanted, sense of, sometimes as in


every word stands in a series of possible relations

with all the others each of which in turn coincides


dark grey plane of cloud above still shadowed ridge

white curve of moon in pale blue sky across from it


Saturday, April 22, 2017

4.22


pink red lines of clouds above still shadowed ridge

unseen bird calling from branch in right foreground


more complicated physical reasons to do so, not yet

form when at rest, viewed from motion, one of which


in calling it here, the call has called out to what

it calls a distance in which what is called remains


pale orange of sky above shadowed shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel