of day and of rising (to a song)

Inspired by the phrase 'the song of me rising from bed and meeting the sun' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project it is a soundlesssong sung bysensation sungby touch I hear itbeforeI open up my eyes I hear itthrough an alterationin my … Continue reading of day and of rising (to a song)

being (the herald)

Inspired by the phrase 'The feeling of health, the full-noon trill' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project I rise up comes the dawn it heralds meIherald the day and as the greyretreatsand the green enlivens the sun shines goldennew light there is … Continue reading being (the herald)

unseasonably (I wander)

Inspired by the phrase 'or along the fields and hill-sides' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project it is my mindthat does the wanderingnot I I remainupholsteredin my easy chair I gazeunseasonablyat the fire while my mindsends reportsin an image stream a showwithouta … Continue reading unseasonably (I wander)

baylis street (in a rush)

Inspired by the phrase 'The delight alone or in the rush of the streets' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project I wanderstreets as thoughI have never wanderedbefore these pavementshave the feelingof newto my feet treading lightlywith a buoyancyof delight that is itself … Continue reading baylis street (in a rush)

be this (with kisses)

Inspired by the phrase 'A few light kisses, a few embraces, a reaching around of arms' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project close your eyes close themI say turn your face upto feel the sunpouringwarm and lightand goodupon a benison and boonthat … Continue reading be this (with kisses)

a stone (a shell)

Inspired by the phrase 'and dark-color'd sea-rocks, and of hay in the barn' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project I keepon the ledgein my housea stoneand a shell I took them bothfrom the seaat lowest water I leftan exchange my footprintsbeddedwithin the … Continue reading a stone (a shell)

inhale (my heart)

Inspired by the phrase 'The sniff of green leaves and dry leaves, and of the shore' taken from 'Song of Myself (Leaves of Grass)' by Walt Whitman.This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project I strode the sandsonceof the chelseashoreline walked through the waveletson hampton beach and where I strodeI raisedthe salt flecksin frothand … Continue reading inhale (my heart)