Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Vacana of Between XVII

good quality
seem harder to come
by in our
Rimu dug out of a swamp, now Tokotoko
now walking/talking
i would have referred to it as a cane in paler days
dug out
of a swamp
carved into your
The Russian Nomad went to Peru
wearing only a backpack
and a handfull of dictionary words
to explore ancient ruins
and see between the words
instead of a ruin, where the blank was uncharted
a small village greeted him
following the trails of a river
the coded words are still hiding
bloodied after climbing
the smooth rock of ravines
the night was warm
chewing cocoa leaves
and sucking sugar canes
with the locals

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