Self and reality. Symbol and language. Myth and image. Memory and consciousness.
Dream and unreality: locus communis.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

moment.05 || supplemental

Resolution: What not to use in poetry

as a collection of stones they gather
across the kitchen countertops desktop
handfuls of rock lifted from creek beds

metaphors overused, tumbled smooth
from overuse, the personal cliches
lined up in a row with repititious images

by the typewriter, my traditional deck
of Tarot cards, dog-earred and worn down,


  1. Interesting blog so far. Congratulations on your publication in May! Good luck with that reading list. Interesting, I always read several books at the same time as well. I'm not always in the mood for the same book when I'm in the mood or have opportunity to read.

  2. Thanks for the comment Tonya. I have been neglecting my nightly reading the last few days— however, Spring Break is around the corner and I plan to catch up then!