once adrift,

i now make way

on the wind-frothed fray,

as wavelets lap

with a kosmic laugh.


the skiff turns and skips

as salps dip and dance

and i refuse

to be entranced

by the miriad of desires

that dangle and bind

a world in sight

and in mind.


they promise to spill

and sink

yet i am on the brink

of a foothold


and bold.


is the other cheek

of creation.




when i asked,

you gave

and i navigate

beneath the waves.


© M.G. Iannucci 2018

Art: A Trick Of Light by Marco Busoni

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