Poetry

Parallels of Lassitude

Parallels of Lassitude Sky is earth’s striped verandah and in the glasshouse mountains rise up like camels humping the horizon across hemispheres and hinterlands Ancients wander from a secure facility names pinned to their backs icy winds warmed at altitude by a tropical waft of bougainvillea birds thin-air swoon In a rain forest crevasse a total hybrid white-out  glaciers leave their junk behind wanting to traverse the diptych they’ll get it coming down I can see it all from my chair imagination contours the topography the mountains stare each other down no need to summit stuck in my own temperate…

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