Wednesday, August 26, 2009

the scientific approach

Like falling backwards into space

A mixture of liquid and magnet
that must work to stay contained
as though the fibers could stretch and pull
and become separated

The heart presses itself
and reaches

The sound alone is distracting

The movements stay connected and familiar

There are no words
and the resistance ancient

1 comment:

  1. Beautiful poem. Love the last line especially.