Step 9 of 13 Ways Of Looking At A Poem



I’ve tried to explain
how the whites around
the words are so important
to me those silences I caress
on paper breaths spaces
make the poem



2014-04-05 17.16.15



After Wallace Stevens poem Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird


3 responses »

  1. Wow, isn’t this the truth?! Who ever pays attention to white spaces other than poets, graphic designers and dreamers? But we are all the poorer for it if we don’t.

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