Q. R. Gibson

Poems of Q. R. Gibson

1. A Different Poem 8/21/2006
2. Every Morning's Mourning. 12/21/2006
3. Karma Flower 8/21/2006
4. Sleep Instead of Dream 8/21/2006
5. The Ornate 8/21/2006

The Ornate

In you I become lost
in the details of a fingerprint,
in the definition of metaphor,
in longing.

I find only the indulgent Heavens,
and you, deep in austere thought,
fusing feathers to your back
with candle wax

[Hata Bildir]