107 places

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17 March 2011

where does the sky begin?

words are earth
where does the sky begin?

it begins at the window
where does the window begin?

window is visible air
where does the eye begin?

it begins here, a rising mountain
and where does the shoulder begin?

Photo: A piece of glass, a piece of window, Wellington, New Zealand
Text: The beginning of an email poem-dialogue with poet-storyteller Yuen Che-hung

3 comments:

angelina said...

blue, blue...

Anonymous said...

where does it end?

Madeleine Marie Slavick said...

in New Zealand, yes, the sky is blue, blue... and I have no answer to 'where does it end?'... I think of Rilke: 'Let us live the questions.'