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Wide Wide Wide

like a river that runs
through tight slivers
in the rock
a snake in the crack

and then spreads its arms
and back out
its broad shoulders
like a bear
beneath the sun
for miles and miles

sometimes your thinking
must be narrow

wide wide wide

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I like the comparison between the geographic terrain and the consciousness evoked through speech
Having said that I find the language of the piece broadly speaking a bit flat and the comparison in and of itself never taking me anywhere beyond the original eminence of your witticism as if your feeling sluggish or myopic Perhaps,,,,,Turn up the heat gregwa8

ex; In the square below: a nun, on fire,
runs silently toward her god — 

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