The ring rises in flames, shadows of the sun opening a path to beginning. Rocks expand and explode into ashes, illuminating the sharp contrast of future within the past. Eyes focus with renewed clarity on the intersection of time.
The cosmic altar calls. The egg of myrrh responds, acting as catalyst to wings embracing the sky.
Reflected as moon
Paired with another piece of mythological junk mail art.
translations of light–
shifted green a mirrored edge
“Work well and have gratitude to Mother Earth.”
“If we do not serve what coheres and endures, we serve what disintegrates and destroys.”
“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.”
— Audre Lorde
all breath remembers
naked as air
I’ve enjoyed my NaPoWriMo collaboration with the Magnetic Poetry Oracle. I compiled all my collages, above, dots in many manifestations. I was worried that everything might begin to look and sound alike. I have my style and my themes in any circumstances–what do you think?
It’s hard to pick a favorite, but maybe the boat sailing through elaborate music…
I didn’t do all thirty days, but I did more than half. Not bad.
between night and dark
rest secret longings
wandering in moon gardens
shaded with ancient air
The NaPoWriMo prompt today is to use a phrase from someone else’s work to spark a poem. I got the phrase “moon garden” not from a poem but from Michael Chabon’s wonderful book “Moonglow”. I’ve been wanting to use it somewhere, and here it is (with the help of the Magnetic Oracle).
water is quiet
listening to the secrets
of deep spirit winds
flame star dragon
It could play your brain
with linear light
Your head a game
The Geek Oracle always has a different approach to its messages.
blue sea shines
in dream languages
a thousand winds rocking
chanting enormous sleep