Saturday, April 24, 2010

lion pause

abstract lion paws
conjoin as glyphs
in a chain

pause of a line
a stabbing
in the heart
of heraldry

a book
must enter
its shelf

jointed letters
pause to claw
and hold
one another

one another


Jenny said...

Your use of language always blows me away. So damm good, you.

Megan Duffy said...

Precise and incredible. Each word fits as a peg fits a hole.

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Francis Scudellari said...

These words dance and grip me.

Phanero Noemikon said...

you guys are sweet!

The Scrybe said...

Really enjoyed, I read it like a prayer.. :)

human being said...

the way a piece of writing comes to being...
the way peace of writing comes to me...


really impressive!

Anonymous said...

The quality of this place’s stuff is incredible. Just want to say I think you are one of the very best poets I've read.