Universes

Spider Web Universe

In early morning mist,
seven glistening spider webs
lay flat atop the dwarf Korean boxwood.
Small, threaded, silky, milky-ways,
arachnid worlds of lives and deaths
and parents and their progeny,
banded by their sameness,
divided by a universe of leaves,
the distance measured not by light
but, rather, counted out
in clipped-hedge shrubbery years.

halloween-spider-web-transparent

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s