The time on either side of now stands fast.
Maxine Kumin (1925 -)
Source: July, Against Hunger, 1978
Contributed by: Zaady
And the pond's stillness nippled as if by rain instead is pocked with life.
Source: Creatures, 1972
Can it be I am the only Jew residing in Danville, Kentuchy, looking for matzoh in the Safeway and the A & P?
Source: Living Alone with Jesus, 1972
Here on the drawing board fingers and noses leak from the air brush maggots lie under if i should die before if i should die in the back room stacked up in smooth boxes like soapflakes or tunafish wait the undreamt of.
Source: The Nightmare Factory, 1970
I took the lake between my legs.
Source: Morning Swim, 1965
It is said to begin with the father.
Source: The Horsewoman, 1975
Love, we are a small pond.
Source: We Are, 1970
Our daughters and sons have burst from the marionette show leaving a tangle of strings and gone into the unlit audience.
Source: The Absent Ones, 1972
Something went crabwise across the snow this morning.
Source: The Presence, 1970
Meanwhile let us cast one shadow in air and water.
Source: Turning To, 1972
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