Tragedy at Sushi Siam

 

Today I read about poetic time and poetic space,

about how allegories are imagined and metrics not.

 

I read about real efforts to compose,

allusions, footnotes, tool sheds as help.

 

I read all this believing in it,

not knowing that tonight you would be where I was,

 

and I would need to come home to think about you

in recent time, in recent space.

 

Written February 2008

Advertisements

One thought on “Tragedy at Sushi Siam

  1. Pingback: Two poems, two sites | The Drugstore Notebook

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s