dr_con Posted April 1 Share Posted April 1 In response to Sharon Olds; "This creature of the poem may assemble itself into a being with its own centrifugal force."-- Sharon Olds (With a call out to Sharon Leigh for bringing it to my attention) Con/Jur/d, 4/1/2023 Spinning, spinning, spinning the world cracks -- out of one into this there -- a King Kong figure -- although we’re uncertain -- too big -- occluded the sun -- but we remember -- running running -- joyfully -- in leaps -- bounds so big -- how big were they -- creating their own gravity -- our blood responds in tides -- centrifugal -- gravitational a crushing force -- in opposition -- at an angle -- you to me -- we become lighter -- greater -- to jump buildings in a single bound -- free to storm heaven -- here -- tangled in sheets arrange the day -- sun rises -- we’ll write -- we’ll sit -- we’ll eat -- certain encounters inevitable -- the birds -- the weather -- the impact of age -- placed along the day -- verisimilitude this is ‘real’ -- we say -- hiding the rest -- along this fold -- -- right here -- earth -- sun -- galaxy Spinning, spinning, spinning, spin -- ing. Quote thegateless.org Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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