Like A Stone – by Nick Gibbs


Wings aloft she soars

circling the ordinary

in gun-sight silhouette.

I’ll cut her

from the sky

and fold her

to the ground still wet.

This intriguing poem was written by Nick Gibbs. (Photograph by Rose Perez)

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  1. Thanks aplis7, I’m going to try a few more in this short-form; they tend to lend themselves to a certain ambiguity. And you can’t have too much of something you’re not too sure about…


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