Pursuing the poetical, paradoxical, metaphorical, lyrical, artistical, majestical, and mystical.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Save the Shavings

Piled high
 they make 
monumental alters 
for remembering
 glory's gain
which 
only comes after
 sharpening's 
squeezing pain.


4 comments:

nance marie said...

howdy.

Simply Darlene said...

prayers through
squeezing
mound
beside
pain

Leslie Leyland Fields said...

You are a MARVELOUS poet, Kathleen!! To add to everything else you are and do . .. I am trying to find another way to write to you to THANK you for the most amazing box of flours that I received when I got home 10 days ago . . . oh my!!! (More elsewhere!)

Monica Sharman said...

My sons actually do save the shavings in a little plastic cup with a purple lid that screws on.