Daily Archives: January 20, 2011

You must grieve for this right now, if you’re going to say “I lived”…

Belek beach, Antalya, pentax k10d

Belek beach, Antalya, pentax k10d

On Living III

This earth will grow cold, a star among stars
and one of the smallest,
a gilded mote on blue velvet –
I mean this, our great earth.

This earth will grow cold one day.
not like a block of ice
or a dead cloud even
but like an empty walnut it will roll along
in pitch-black space. Continue reading