Poetry can be used To look at the small momentsOr the big picture, Whichever you like, whichever applies.One minute I’m up to my eyeballsIn the concrete details they say construct reality And the next I can’t keep again above the mist of abstraction That always floats like less than feathers in my mind. rcs.Current draft: 2/26/2010Created on 2/16/2010 11:44 AM
Hmmm - I'd not thought of poetry in that way before, but yes, now I come to think about it, that's what poetry does - it either provides a magnifying glass or a pair on binoculars the wrong way round. Yours is good either way. :-)
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