Receive what is given.
Let the unexpected pathway
This poem was first posted in 2018, inspired by Sue Vincent’s photo prompt, above, and I Ching 31, which appeared in the envelope collage I did based on a linear print by Joan Mitchell.
I read many interpretations of this hexagram, and tried to distill what I thought was its essential message.
Shelter encloses, but it opens, too.
For earthweal, open link weekend.
of ancient intervals
gathering darkness to exchange
A cinquain for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday challenge.
and fills every corner–
what erases and then measures
gushing out of
open veins, cascading–
what removes and then replaces
it has always been there–
what rearranges memory
Three American cinquains for Colleen’s #tankaTuesday words, plan and spend.