Tuesday, March 31, 2020

3.31




grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge


rufous-sided towhee standing on bricks below feeder


no sooner taken than being there nothing as long as


position received back from the first page of color


fan-shaped yellow of sunlight below dark grey cloud


breaking into sky red orange horizon heart in mouth


horizontal plane of cloud against shoulder of ridge


white line of wave breaking on sand next to channel


Monday, March 30, 2020

3.30




sunlit whiteness of cloud next to still black ridge


towhee pecking up seed on brick below redwood fence


respond to document about apparently writing letter


take measure of building tell about nature of thing


what it means to write one each day almost the same


inscribed in the landscape as if another part of it


light and darker grey cloud above shoulder of ridge


line of white wave breaking across mouth of channel


Sunday, March 29, 2020

3.29




light grey rain cloud against still invisible ridge


3 sparrows lined up on redwood fence next to feeder


sensation rather than line closer to him than those


physical amplified by seeing what used to be called


sound of crow calling brings black into the picture


pink rose in mind’s eye someone else might see bird


grey white rain cloud above black shoulder of ridge


sunlit curve of wave breaking into mouth of channel


Saturday, March 28, 2020

3.28




motionless light grey clouds against green of ridge


rufous-sided towhee on edge of fence next to feeder


point of space observe event of something happening


moving on the second now here three relations where


motion of rose bud against end of cut cypress trunk


blows in wind less like a plant more like an animal


grey of rain cloud above shadowed shoulder of ridge


white line of wave breaking across mouth of channel


Friday, March 27, 2020

3.27




cloudless pale blue sky beside shadowed green ridge


motion of green bamboo leaves on branch above fence


follow the beginning even therefore what is closest


waiting for the next letter speak different effects


speech stresses at end of the line well-tun’d words


an increase of duration from well to tun’d to words


blinding white circle of sun by cloud next to ridge


sunlit line of wave breaking into windblown channel


Thursday, March 26, 2020

3.26




dream in unmade yellow and blue bed opposite window


friend comes back from the dead wears black wetsuit


dream of real imagination of there is nothing to do


item connected to composition two colors related to


perception of feeling with no less than the feeling


wonder what moving under a breaking wave feels like


blinding white circle of sun coming up beside ridge


white lines of waves breaking into mouth of channel


Wednesday, March 25, 2020

3.25




blinding white circle of sun by cloud next to ridge


motion of shadowed green bamboo leaves across fence


graphic correspondence understood featured in light


view of means way toward dwelling who tells us this


lengthening of metrically stressed syllables in now


yellow waxen lights set to sequence of longer notes


whiteness of sun in cloud next to shoulder of ridge


line of white light reflected in motionless channel


Tuesday, March 24, 2020

3.24




grey rain cloud above shadowed green plane of ridge


sound of first birds calling in field in foreground


two rectangles seeming objects sensation of density


physiological embrace return of aspect from the eye


rose in the distance positioned between V of petals


above sunlit larger rose’s open mouth in foreground


light grey rain cloud above black shoulder of ridge


white wave breaking into windblown mouth of channel


Monday, March 23, 2020

3.23




white edge of sun in clouds above still black ridge


motion of shadowed green bamboo leaves across fence


two simultaneous events happened as instant of time


first place equal to will be seen positions in time


in hearing a song one hears the words twice at once


as they sound and as they would sound without music


shaft of sun slanting down from clouds beside ridge


parallel swell lines breaking into mouth of channel


Sunday, March 22, 2020

3.22




horizontal white cloud in pale blue sky above ridge


wind moving through green bamboo leaves above fence


completion of the story which later includes future


melancholy furthest to the left who is doing simply


sound of birds make birds seem like parts of plants


motion of rose moving in breeze breath leaving body


sunlit white ledge of cloud above shoulder of ridge


white lines of waves breaking into mouth of channel


Saturday, March 21, 2020

3.21




horizontal grey line of cloud beside plane of ridge


silhouettes of 7 sparrows lined up on edge of fence


there for it possibilities which tend to be observe


color originally itself another called the red spot


especially when one can’t tell when black and white


photograph of clouds and water in color become tone


white circle of sun in grey white cloud above ridge


parallel swell lines moving toward mouth of channel


Friday, March 20, 2020

3.20




line of white cloud in blue white sky next to ridge


crow standing on edge of redwood fence above feeder


additional observations after eighty years of place


how this is all that something in view of relations


however reflection thinking the line leads to sight


something in the direction of object makes it known


blinding whiteness of sun next to shoulder of ridge


line of light reflected in blue of channel below it


Thursday, March 19, 2020

3.19




sunlit and shadowed grey white clouds next to ridge


two towhees pecking up seeds on bricks below feeder


bottle with jabs of paint reduced to geometric form


presence looks at world vision sight which can roam


metrically stressed syllables in masks court sights


stressed by downbeat sights also emphasized by time


sunlit edges of cloud across from shoulder of ridge


shadowed swell lines moving toward mouth of channel


Wednesday, March 18, 2020

3.18




grey rain cloud above shadowed green plane of ridge


towhee standing on grape stake fence across from it


make remarks about time separate space of reference


move under the force which given in the place which


syllables and notes matters of duration taking time


attachment of rhythmic texture to tones feeling too


light grey rain cloud above black shoulder of ridge


shadowed swell line moving across windblown channel


Tuesday, March 17, 2020

3.17




white line of fog above top of shadowed green ridge


blinding circle of sun in bamboo leaves above fence


conceals what comes to pass at the end of the story


wants the light abstracted conversation sympathetic


clouds storms charge inviting same speech intensity


middle of line slightly more weighted down than end


sun rising into cloud across from shoulder of ridge


lines of white waves breaking into mouth of channel



Monday, March 16, 2020

3.16




light grey rain cloud above shadowed green of ridge


silhouettes of 3 sparrows standing on edge of fence


something to hold it away from object it means that


even water signed and dated color connected to here


transition the way the future takes over first time


become means to rise out of there remain occurrence


grey white rain cloud across from shoulder of ridge


diagonal white line of wave breaking across channel


Sunday, March 15, 2020

3.15




light coming into grey rain cloud above black ridge


first bird chirping from branch in right foreground


at least perhaps between descent to private present


sides related end and means as long as this in mind


whole made of parts in relationships to one another


now winter nights enlarge the number of their hours


sunlit and shadowed clouds beside shoulder of ridge


line of white wave breaking on sand next to channel


Saturday, March 14, 2020

3.14




grey rain cloud against top of shadowed green ridge


towhee standing on grape stake fence by green field


surface which nearly parallel to picture plane form


imagining the answer always both here and elsewhere


words as action which actors speaking words perform


where they come from where they go into air and ear


greys of rain clouds beside black shoulder of ridge


white line of wave breaking on sand next to channel

Friday, March 13, 2020

3.13




grey whiteness of clouds above shadowed green ridge


two towhees on bricks next to green glass back door


this before these forms in detail of space and time


consider the case where zero is to be taken at rest


composer who spells out length of each musical note


pianist who knows exactly how long to hold down key


grey whiteness of clouds by black shoulder of ridge


whiteness of wave breaking across windblown channel


Thursday, March 12, 2020

3.12




grey whiteness of fog against still invisible ridge


shadowed towhee pecking up seed from edge of bricks


still the beginning simultaneous in that way begins


special to pin down evening gathering ready to read


reader who senses operation of an unknown principle


order of symmetry and proportion its presence shows


grey whiteness of fog still against invisible ridge


sound of waves breaking on sand across from channel


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

3.11




sunlit and shadowed whiteness of clouds above ridge


sparrow slanting across edge of fence toward feeder


room to move in the sentence play on the word field


view suggested color the exceptional nature of work


pattern of an opening outdoor winter scene movement


to chimneys blazing cups filled with wind and words


white circle of sun beside clouds across from ridge


shadowed swell lines moving toward mouth of channel


Tuesday, March 10, 2020

3.10




white line of cloud in bright blue sky beside ridge


line of birds on edge of redwood fence above feeder


private letter sent by son a part of his collection


places in turn remain determined by insofar as that


right margin makes the visual shape slanting across


to the left each letter occupies same width on page


white circle of sun rising into clouds beside ridge


line of white wave breaking on sand next to channel


Monday, March 9, 2020

3.9




sunlit white cloud in bright blue sky next to ridge


shadowed sparrow flapping from fence to rose branch


elements of vocabulary simple bottle on a table top


spaces in the still life house these simultaneities


now sound echoed in hours clouds towers now and now


vowel-plus-n pattern in winter is echoed in enlarge


oval-shaped white of sun above clouds next to ridge


sunlit whiteness of swell lines in mouth of channel