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April 11, 2021

Ekphrastic April, Day 11: "Skaters"


"Skaters" by Marianne von Werefkin [1860-1938].


ice skating

at night I think of myself
as a dark presence flying

over the ice snatching
bits of private conversations
like a bat catches mosquitoes


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  1. My only way now to do this is at the grocery, snatching. . . It's something to ponder about oneself.