seeing within

Poem #265 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction when he looked at himself cast his mind inward he could not see the truth anymore the truth was painted in the silver of the mirror but what he saw when he … Continue reading seeing within

the unsilvered glass (nothing)

Poem #264 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction but what he asked of the air what can I see in such a glass there is no silver no backing surely no reflection when I gaze into a mirror I expect … Continue reading the unsilvered glass (nothing)

A Book of Clouds #19: detached

Poem #19 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: A Book of Clouds. Back to A Book of Clouds - Introduction. feather in the sky where is thy bird how come you to be so alone ~ A Book of Clouds is being woven day by day over at seventeensyllablepoetry. … Continue reading A Book of Clouds #19: detached

seemingly the painter

Poem #263 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction no sooner had he painted the cloud than an unannounced puff from a breeze blew it away he tried to leaf the tree but they twisted and twirled away from the brush … Continue reading seemingly the painter

unfamiliar affections

  af·fec·tion (ə-fĕk′shən) ( P ) Pronunciation Key (-fkshn) n. A tender feeling toward another; fondness. See Synonyms at love. Feeling or emotion. Often used in the plural: an unbalanced state of affections. A disposition to feel, do, or say; a propensity. Obsolete. Prejudice; partiality.   and I am wholly wholly given over to these unfamiliar … Continue reading unfamiliar affections