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»Emigre (dedicated to a friend who died young)«

Dec 10, 2009

I wing the wind and, as it warms / Draw beam upon the brightening rim / Beyond which, so the ancients lie / Are golden trees that touch the sky. / / Above a vault of fading stars / Encompasses my loneliness. / Below, the ocean, green as time / Rolls to the edge of the abyss. / / The garden at my journey's…  sign in to read more »

»Let us explore«

Nov 18, 2009

Let us explore the hypotheses / Put forward by some fractured / dilletante fringe, / That all art is self-creating, / Although there is a common belief / Held by layman and artist alike / That it is man who creates art. / / Let us ponder / Whether that Italian lady / Whose smile disturbed the new awareness…  sign in to read more »

»I am Earth«

Nov 9, 2009

I am Earth, I am that moment at the rising of the mist / When life and light and reason meet in glorious passionate tryst. / I may trace the fleeting passage of Creation's random dart / Or carry all the universe within my fiery heart / / I am Earth, I am fragile, as the dew upon the grass. / You may…  sign in to read more »