Autumn Sky Poetry . . . Number 6 . . .

Pontification

When he lectures
his arms jab holes in the sky
pitchforks with every sentence
pitchforks without any wheat.

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J.R. Salling

J.R. Salling collects and studies old books, very old enough books, too old to contain any of his insignificant scribblings, but he keeps scouring the musty, letter-pressed linen just the same.

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© 2007 J.R. Salling