Monday, July 21, 2014


photo credit: Orange Street Press /


Bright Ithaca, furthest to the west lay low
yet thundered overhead where O
tricky old bow-handler strung the bow

do you feel it
tensions prove a line precisely strung
touching once where absence hung

do you hear it
going about its own release
Bright Ithaca, at peace

2014 Unknot stephanie pope
#ohj, bow, Ithaca