Friday, March 24, 2017

3.24


grey whiteness of rain cloud against shadowed ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


continue at a more normal pace, change selected end

note, bending down to the ground, variant of figure


going to the quick of things in an instant, gets at

it as in thinking those things becoming made actual


grey rain cloud against invisible shoulder of ridge

shadowed white wave breaking into windblown channel


Thursday, March 23, 2017

3.23


pink white line of cloud above still shadowed ridge

unseen crow calling from branch in right foreground


moment determined by that as well as, from this one

here at rest, relative to moving system, of surface


today’s paper has a short notice of Barbara Guest’s

death (I’m so glad I got to meet her at your house)


sunlit white lines of clouds above still dark ridge

white curve of moon in pale blue sky across from it


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

3.22


grey whiteness of clouds above black plane of ridge

shadowed sparrow landing on post in left foreground


think about point of view according to itself, that

what is going on here, at last a fact, hand shaking


a hand that reaches for balance in a shadow picture

how I’m supposed to carry on like this, grasping it


grey rain cloud above still black shoulder of ridge

waning moon in blue whiteness of sky across from it


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

3.21


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

black pine branch above redwood fence in foreground


subject not in time takes up, coming in this way to

composed in musical form, becomes possible, present


next door neighbor’s idea about new fence, top rail

3 feet above bottom rail, grape stakes spaced apart


grey rain cloud against invisible shoulder of ridge

whiteness of wave breaking across windblown channel


Monday, March 20, 2017

3.20


light coming into clouds above still shadowed ridge

sound of jet passing over pine branch in foreground


those aspects he thought, about half he had on hand

which was still, “most of all,” second part of line


woman recalling Luxembourg Gardens on the first day

of spring, tree branches about to explode in leaves


pink white edge of cloud above still shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Sunday, March 19, 2017

3.19


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

white-crowned sparrow perched on post in foreground


elsewhere during that year, however it wasn’t until

who else looks, side of figure, almost as much from


“New York” after each set of dates on separate line

printed in a smaller typeface than text flush right


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Saturday, March 18, 2017

3.18


diagonal pink line of cloud above still black ridge

sound of birds chirping from branches in foreground


more here where given by, should be noted that such

which have been found, in moving bodies, surface of


sounds the voice makes, notes make, the shape sound

letters make, Fantasie in F Minor for Piano 4-Hands


pale orange of sky above shadowed shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


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Friday, March 17, 2017

3.17


pink cloud in pale blue sky above still black ridge

song sparrow calling from pine branch in foreground


determine something about approach, matter of tones

here if we look, position perhaps, at other moments


non-demonstrative competence of presentation rarely

seen in age of self-promotion and personal loudness


blue whiteness of sky above black shoulder of ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Thursday, March 16, 2017

3.16


grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


past which dimensions of, as now to be from and for

thinks of one by side of, is parallel, more or less


hard to draw the line between the results of chance

operations and those derived from one’s own choices


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Wednesday, March 15, 2017

3.15


light coming into clouds above still shadowed ridge

waning whiteness of moon above branch in foreground


on the way to description sent in letter, continued

things the same, more and more, here for themselves


the long lines always broken into two or more lines

continue line begun on the typographical line above


grey line of fog against shadowed shoulder of ridge

waning whiteness of moon above point across from it


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

3.14


cloudless blue black sky above black plane of ridge

moon next to planet above branch in left foreground


part view of one based in part on her, in which she

is one of, who looks from aspect of, side of figure


removal from action as the event, whether emotional

or unknown of what one encounters and engages in it


yellow red orange of sky above black plane of ridge
whiteness of moon planet above point across from it


Monday, March 13, 2017

3.13


cloudless blue white sky above black plane of ridge

moon across from planet beside branch in foreground


these in the new present, then in not only but also

this relation and the one which, physical, relative


your sense of measure makes sense to me, as long as

one is alive and healthy these things seem to go on


pale yellow orange of sky next to shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Sunday, March 12, 2017

3.12


cloudless blue white sky above still shadowed ridge

white circle of moon behind branches across from it


thinking about this fact, after we have been saying

together, way of thinking it, that which it is here


amid the landscape the sudden dab of human witness,

saying “of course” as the poem returns to the shore


yellow red orange of sky above still shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Saturday, March 11, 2017

3.11


pink red line of cloud in pale blue sky above ridge

motionless black branches above fence in foreground


with all that it implies, there towards and towards

result of this difference in, based on, object even


change of meaning in mere terms something concealed

experience as thought in which dwelling is evidence


grey line of fog against shoulder of shadowed ridge

shadowed white wave breaking to the left of channel


Friday, March 10, 2017

3.10


faint grey light in clouds above blackness of ridge

first bird chirping from branch in right foreground


pen and ink over graphite on paper, rocks with tree

thinking, what it is that things, “draws to itself”


how the passage equalizes material subject position

on another plane what is contingent and what is not


grey whiteness of clouds above still shadowed ridge

white line of wave breaking to the right of channel


Thursday, March 9, 2017

3.9


cloudless blue white sky above black plane of ridge

first birds chirping from pine branch in foreground


one note, the other three include a view of one who

is the effect of, horizon in foreground, face in it


intervals of 3rds and 6ths in Prelude #2 in C Minor

Bach bringing us back tunings heard in the universe


yellow red orange sky above shadowed plane of ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Wednesday, March 8, 2017

3.8


first blue whiteness of sky above still black ridge

planet next to shadowed branches in left foreground


equations which restrict, unnecessarily complicated

sense of measure, change, that follows it from this


accounts of “how things really are” (“subjectivity”

“appearance”), figure of speech in “house of being”


circular grey cloud in blue white sky next to ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Tuesday, March 7, 2017

3.7


pink red cloud in blue whiteness of sky above ridge

whiteness of planet next to branches across from it


physical fact of changed, so-called “experience” of

idea of thinking it, blue point, which is not there


life in the woods so full of solitude, sit on porch

watch sky changing color beyond the trees and creek


yellow orange sky beside shadowed shoulder of ridge

shadowed white line of wave breaking across channel


Monday, March 6, 2017

3.6


light in window opposite unmade yellow and blue bed

planet in cloud above shadowed branch in foreground


‘time’ in the sense that, present while it is still

entering into field, same time feeling, by which it


date of composition should appear as “day-number(s)

-month-name-spelled-out-year-number(s)” followed by


grey of rain cloud above shadowed shoulder of ridge

white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel