Wednesday, February 27, 2008

This remains one of my favourite short poems.


Forgetting takes space.
Forgotten matters displace
as much anything else as
anything else. We must
skirt unlabeled crates
as though it makes sense
and take them when we go
to other states.

- Kay Ryan


Greg said...

So is there like a theme to these last few posts? :)

Diana said...

Not intentionally! :)

Resident Apt. Six said...

oh, I like it. I think I'm going to use it in one of my papers this semester. :)

(if you don't mind ;) )