The Imperceptible

There are the imperceptible things That I constantly long for And then there are inscrutable things that stand at the center of the way Harsh, rugged the inconceivable reality, The cutting interruptions, crimes against my understanding. I dive down like a dog in a storm When I get a glimpse of the sunset, I look for the subtle, hidden stars next to the sun They … Continue reading The Imperceptible

The Hand That Sows Time

She agonized watching the hand that sows time. At the first hour she lost that new job, At the third hour her friends called to warn her about the crime, At the fourth hour she turned the knob And spent the following half hour diverting enemies. The eighth hour swung so low, her head nearly sunk Under her broad shoulders- the nagging disparities That reminded … Continue reading The Hand That Sows Time