Monday, August 29, 2016

8.29


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

four sparrows slanting toward branch across from it


variation of the boundary of, expression given here

measured, between points, in this case length which


Martha Graham ending her autobiography by asking at

age ninety-six “What is there for me but to go on?”


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

diagonal white line of wave breaking across channel


Sunday, August 28, 2016

8.28


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

sound of bees beside lavender flowers in foreground


appearing determined just are, therefore as what is

phenomenon, other kind of object, respect for facts


wind in trees yesterday wedding sound effect leaves

wild as in “Blow Up,” upstairs bedroom fading light


grey whiteness of fog above plane of shadowed ridge

white wave in mouth of otherwise motionless channel


Saturday, August 27, 2016

8.27


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

blue jay landing on edge of weathered redwood fence


objective, overlapping of present in the passing of

other one, have you heard what, have the impression


process of registrations interweavings or layerings

of consciousness kept another time beyond quotidian


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

line of pelicans flapping to the right toward point


Friday, August 26, 2016

8.26



grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

sound of jet passing to the right above pine branch


no longer satisfied with, practice as it was for so

opaque, observes all that without, before and above


seeing/hearing things in words that will not change

thinking both suspect and capable of undoing itself


grey whiteness of fog reflected in plane of channel

osprey with fish flapping to the right toward point


Thursday, August 25, 2016

8.25



fog still in window across from yellow and blue bed

blue jay standing on edge of shadowed redwood fence


appear, several important other references cited in

double exposure, backview understood, shortly after


something about perception of things out the window

on the table, intersection of physical and abstract


still grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

white wave in mouth of otherwise motionless channel


Wednesday, August 24, 2016

8.24


light grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

five sparrows landing on feeder in right foreground


position with respect to, where the field is varied

three at rest, stationary system, at what point two


father’s note on Ginsberg’s “disposition of ashes,”

wants his in the hills and offshore at Yankee Point


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

white wave breaking in otherwise motionless channel


Tuesday, August 23, 2016

8.23


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

sparrow landing on black pine branch across from it


looking into names, since themselves in relation to

visible context, material in it, looking or viewing


imagine how each of us has grown up under influence

of the woman who gave life to us in the first place


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking to the right of channel