Brian Curling   © 2012 All Rights Reserved

Infinite Loop


Double handfuls fill the basket,
high branches overflowing with eclipses.
Later that night, the tree appears on the retina,
unbidden, burned in, plums returned
to their umbilical points—black and white now,
plentiful against the darker, inner light.

 

 

Ken Weisner
Copyright © 2012  

Ken Weisner teaches at De Anza where he edits Red Wheelbarrow. His most recent book is Anything on Earth, from Hummingbird Press (2010). His work has also been featured on Sam Hamill’s “Poets Against the War” website, in The Music Lovers Poetry Anthology (Persea, 2007), and on Garrison Keillor’s The Writer’s Almanac (2010).


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