Friday, November 5, 2010

Getting in above the clavicle

for Elizabeth Avedon

Trace an arc to tether 
fact and feeling, 
and find what it may hold.

Man in blue linen 
Leica M-3 
  Ernst Leitz
Danza Alla Tedesca, Op. 130, Ludwig van Beethoven
  Alban Berg Quartet, EMI, 1989©
François Truffaut 
  David Levine, NYRB, 1990©