Harmonize

a melody of wings, coupled in thirds, as ground bees  backpedal quartz grains into the sky. a liturgy of labor, this frenzied and furious resistence to time, surreal in juxtaposition with the imperceptible  rate of blooming,  that veiled  transformation. . what do i find in my own frame? a body masks  fingerling tendrils that tunnel […]

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Love

“Love is the longest distance between two bodies.” – Thomas Keneally from The Widow and Her Hero Photo: Comfrey flowers from my garden

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Surrender

i yield to the force of growth as wave submerges its wind frothed surf’s edge  balance  and bow clay skin succumbing to the potter’s press . © M.G. Iannucci 2017 Photo: Solomon’s Seal from my garden

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Spirituality

“Real spirituality is the greatest rebellion there is.” – Osho Photo: Bloodroot flower from my garden

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Echoes

florets close their lids. stars wink beneath the moon. . a doe  calmly sleeps under the cherry’s   bloom. .  pines whisper hush,  my heart’s   sigh for you. . Photo: Quince flower from my garden, like the poem, sappy and sweet. © M.G. Iannucci 2017

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Smolder

Banked Fire Swinging the iron crane back across the hearth, Shovel digging deep, Misted breath, Dust tumbling, Wrapping liberated tendrils of smoke in a rolling embrace, Beneath the bed Of charcoal scorned memories, A single glowing ember remains, Red heartbeat, used to birth fire From wood shavings and kindling, A fragile and volatile nest, Carried […]

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