The occasional poem of my own and a generous helping of work by others that I find inspiring. Site is named for a beloved book by one of my favorite writers, Italo Calvino, whose fanciful work lights--and delights--my soul.
Monday, August 23, 2010
Why not lindendust, hackberry, hemlock, live oak, maple, why name the remains after the blade, not what it cut—
only now do I see that the air is full of small sharp stars pinwheeling through every living thing that gets in their way.