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Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Sketched by Sunlight




Rustle of black crinoline brushes the tangy scent of tea.
White cranes fly across her breasts. 
She breathes the day.

Tulips, daffodils, and calla lilies there.

She exhales her pale self amid blossoms.
The new leaves on the trees  
are a sieve of jade light.
Her body chiaroscuroed.

The day’s speckled show cannot stop her
pitching filament into black.

Photo Credit: Stewart Ferebee

3 comments:

  1. you rock my world! just fixed the picture--which i so love.
    stewart's awesome!

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  2. Francisco Moreno

    Huelga Winemaking meets a general education mode.(line 7)metaphor

    Huelga-Raisin grapes dry on paper trays (line 2)image

    Huelga- Professors serve finals at the gallo winery (line 8) metaphor

    Huelga- We never knew their names but sun red and neckish, their faces grimace from across the barricades as we chant. (line 17-21)

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