Hans Ostrom

Gold Star - 4,656 Points (1954 / California)

In Praise Of Seeding - Poem by Hans Ostrom

Out of the orange smoke
of California poppies materialize
thin sage-green scrolls, in which
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  • (12/18/2007 4:20:00 PM)

    And too often we find ourselves stuck looking at the board and the current configuation of the pieces as Fall 'thinks several moved ahead.' Your poem works from basic graphic reality: 'Hollow-boned\sparrows...\gorge...deficate\seeds later...\' to 'a plan Evolution stumbled on\ way back When didn't\exist yet....'
    A most professional move.
    Tom
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