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Loom

The seer gazes

past her spinning wheel

and there she eyes

the weave of Yin and Yang

in threads of sun

and yarns of moon… 25 more words

Poetry

Hester

What sin, my love,

what wrong have we?

That we closed not our ears

to soul’s high-calling song?

That we turned not away

from the striking… 55 more words

Poetry

A Poet's Blood

A poet’s blood

flows to the brain

and out again

with just one change –

the cells are richer,

colored by

a metaphor,

a mystic eye… 19 more words

Poetry

Quilt

How many colors

fit on the head of a pin?

Seven times seven

the Seamstress says.

And we,

like eyes of needles

tuck and shape the space, 72 more words

Poetry

Tale of Two Needles

(with apologies to Charles Dickens)

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Was Madame DeFarge

recording events

or was she creating reality

with the click-click

of her needles?

Yarn spun from infinity, 95 more words

Poetry

Work

Sisyphus knew what it meant

to push the huge mundane

up steep slopes

only to be crushed by repetition.

He avoided carpal tunnels

and somehow kept on pushing… 37 more words

Poetry

Surf

The sea folds back

upon itself

does not permit

the easy love

nor duplications

of a dream,

and she no longer rides

that broken wave – 54 more words

Poetry