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Poetry Archive 2

May 25, 2006

Another of my own pieces.

On Reading Emily

Death is a Motion in the mind
A stillness in the Nerve —
A jest — unchaperoned by smile —
A feast that scarce — will serve

That so replete with matter is —
One may miss the Gist
A sentence — understood til given
Hyphenated — twist

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