Learning Curves


I have studied
the arc of moon
for many days,
in her angled
gaze and held
her full circumference
in waiting hands.

I feel that I
am getting
………..(swirled, whirled)
wiser by her ardent glow,
the diameter
of her crescent
Cheshire cat


Prompted by Poetic Asides



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5 Responses to Learning Curves

  1. Marie Elena says:

    From title to “smile,” pure De!

  2. a lunar necklace of words – love them

  3. this made me smile like the Cheshire cat – love the way you (be)hold the moon

  4. I have studied the arc of the moon; brillant

  5. Justin Jackson says:

    Favorite: “spiraled in her angled gaze.” Such perfect verse.

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