Rachel Dacus


Rachel Dacus Poems

1. Learning To See 7/27/2005
2. Twice As Much Starlight 7/27/2005
3. Everyone Wants The Earth 7/27/2005
4. Femme Au Chapeau 7/27/2005
5. Blood-Cycle Brooding 7/27/2005
6. Terzanelle For A Bat Mitzvah 7/27/2005
7. Morning Mnemonic 7/27/2005
8. Earth Whale 7/27/2005
9. Drake's Estero, Point Reyes 7/27/2005
10. Crossing Myself In Temple 7/27/2005
11. A Pot Of Humuhumunukunukuapua’a 7/27/2005

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Earth Whale

The soil surges with elusive tides.
By my apartment an oak dives
head first into a hidden sea
while bird chatter rattles the sky.

The oak sings to me when it pleases.
From its black flanks and branches
come disturbing lullabies
and simple songs of white breezes.
The oak's dismantling sighs

Roar below the city surface
from deep in evolutionary gloom
the depths where fire flowers
and magma pearls bloom.

Oak notes quake the planet
as continents cross its face.
The poles shift in a vast rhythm
of history being erased.

The oak hears...

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