Dancing Alone for the First Time

Every time you trip along a country road warmed by your torn sneakers, dusting up gravel— ears buttoned up with too much/too little sleep, gawking at nothing serious, your eyes too soft with hallowed tears, humming some old hymn for comfort, as you wander onto the two roads diverging— Every time you drift in the … Continue reading Dancing Alone for the First Time

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Mind dance

Jackson Pollock: Autumn Rhythm  “Mind dance”  she used to dance in white, lithe and free, inside a window to her thoughts, parading them in the labyrinths of her mind that when left alone  possessed the poison of Nimrod and snakes.   written for naming constellations Ekphrastic Ecstatic Ekphrastic poems are poems written in response to a … Continue reading Mind dance