paperback rider 1

Another series of Steve’s I’m loving. His creativity appears to be infinite 😁

inconstant light

the_old_library_s

Before the new days, ancient currawongs
hammering bells awoke me.
The new birds want my moto perpetuo,
my clockwork drive to nonexistence,
to eternal giving up before beginning.

~/~

I was seated at a table in bibliographic
co-ordinates, aligning ping-pong balls
in rows, to start and finish with the first.

View original post 260 more words

8 thoughts on “paperback rider 1

  1. Again, thank you so much for sharing the Rider, Vanessa. I’m running super late with comments because an alien visitor stole my computer, apparently for a museum display. Fortunately she left me a Commodore 64 and I’m using that now. Anyway, I have a writing tip for your readers:

    If you are typing away and there’s an earthquake, simply position yourself under your desk, reach up with your hands, and keep going. You won’t know what keys you’re pressing, but I find it doesn’t really matter.

    Liked by 1 person

          1. I may have been exaggerating about dream skills, Vanessa. I never fly, mostly walk, occasionally drive, but then I’m always lost somewhere I don’t want to be. If I didn’t have certain OHS rules, I would probably celebrate waking up. πŸ™‚

            Liked by 1 person

              1. Everywhere. They have been drummed into me, Vanessa. Not that I followed them, I just had to know what they were. In the laboratory, I’m pretty sure we broke every one. We lied on all the paperwork and we had to hide stuff when there were inspections. It’s a good thing I’m anonymous.

                Liked by 1 person

hi. friendly banter is always welcome.

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 )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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 )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.