Friday, August 11, 2017

8.11


light grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

sound of crow calling on branch in right foreground


up the stairs in front of door, room in half shadow

body in view, fixed point of vision, ambient corner


looking at the same thing that isn’t the same thing

always finding something new in what seems familiar


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

line of pelicans flapping to the right toward point


Thursday, August 10, 2017

8.10


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

line of black pine branch above fence in foreground


there the subject itself, events in such a way that

depends on relation, form of this first, and second


restraint from the ground up remembers these events

encounters others in different ways belonging to it


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Wednesday, August 9, 2017

8.9


light grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


letting appear everything in place, is present here

that has been shaping it, into blurred line, detail


words in the slowed down time it takes to type them

as if perceptions of things and world were the same


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

line of pelicans flapping to the right toward point


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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

8.8


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

first bird chirping from branch in right foreground


nothing in common with it is present, not before me

reels before it, opposite phenomenon, part of color


recalling the common word without vulgarity now has

so many children can’t go drink a gallon of roundup


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Monday, August 7, 2017

8.7


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

blue jay walking across redwood fence in foreground


daughter years later only briefly alluded to, entry

only more than itself is, more means at times, that


baby sitting on platform with a rattle in left hand

and a tambourine between legs has that rhythm going


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

shadowed wingspan of vulture gliding toward horizon


Sunday, August 6, 2017

8.6


dream in unmade yellow and blue bed opposite window

Barbara Guest in tears not wanting to talk about it


example of finding again, wrong one soon afterwards

on which some appear from it, both more than, known


someone who may not have had the fullness of memory

how could one begin to follow threads of connection


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Saturday, August 5, 2017

8.5


grey whiteness of fog again against invisible ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


events which appear to be “earlier,” can be further

since, further it follows that in places, system of


linking this with this and that with that documents

partial testament to what one brought to that place


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Friday, August 4, 2017

8.4


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

sound of jet passing over pine branch in foreground


“away” comes to presence, what is concealed nothing

“touch” of, line of wall, you can see quite clearly


one comes to the city to be with his future ex-wife

the other drives trucks across ice in New Brunswick


grey whiteness of clouds above black plane of ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Thursday, August 3, 2017

8.3


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


subject perceiving itself in time, would be capable

relative, unlimited means of, opposite of yesterday


will call midmorning tomorrow is supposed to be 104

degrees smoke on the water from fires north of here


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Wednesday, August 2, 2017

8.2


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

first bird chirping from branch in right foreground


with a sketch illustrated letter, later belonged to

that more than same line, sometimes, not least from


baby already 7 months old with 2 bottom front teeth

first words dada and baba and sometimes mama and ah


grey whiteness of fog again against invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Tuesday, August 1, 2017

8.1


dream in unmade yellow and blue bed opposite window

something about low enrollments in poetry workshops


forms so much even beyond painting itself, which so

standing appear the first time, transferred, figure


chairman reporting that your examination writing is

notably deficient in spelling Department of English


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Monday, July 31, 2017

7.31


light coming into fog against still invisible ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


space and time related to series of events, arrange

following two systems of, equivalent to, agree with


woman recalling stop signs in Cairo but no one pays

attention to them every event happens in the moment


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Sunday, July 30, 2017

7.30


first blue blackness of fog against invisible ridge

bird chirping from branch field in right foreground


coming against the field, everything appears rather

still, shifting of edges, some of them are touching


wedding to man she falls in love with at age 13 but

he wasn’t ready to be Roman Polanski so they waited


blue blackness of fog still against invisible ridge

line of pelicans gliding to the left toward channel


Saturday, July 29, 2017

7.29


light grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

sparrow chirping on black pine branch in foreground


said we need to arrive at conscious, one same thing

white and black never the same, idea of color, that


man in white truck catching first striper of season

in the channel with top lure took it like a piranha


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

wingspan of egret gliding to the right toward point


Friday, July 28, 2017

7.28


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

first bird chirping from branch in right foreground


details recorded in other drawing, brought to light

duration, still more than say in lines, except that


the aberrant demand placed on inceptual thinking is

that thinking should say where the decision resides


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Thursday, July 27, 2017

7.27


light grey whiteness of fog against invisible ridge

two sparrows perched on redwood fence in foreground


sense of human seemed to, second do you really like

impulse to possess aspect even, takes us back, made


woman in avocado green shirt across table whose son

in NYC wants to be making $500K by the time he’s 35


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel



Wednesday, July 26, 2017

7.26


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

house sparrow calling on branch in right foreground


origin of subject, object whether science or system

require that empty space, moving masses, some thing


some immigrant laborers working in slaughter houses

another animal carcass moving down line each minute


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

two cormorants flapping to the right toward horizon


Tuesday, July 25, 2017

7.25


light coming into fog against top of shadowed ridge

unseen towhee chirping on pine branch in foreground


in relation to each other it becomes clear, against

where light hits, blue of lake, shifted toward same


reserved for what is essential becomes incorporated

into the visible form occurrence turns to the event


grey whiteness of fog against top of shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel