Felino A. Soriano

 

from Oscillating Echoes

 

64

 

let the dancing approbate

and build in inclusion with the watchers

 

a child when twirling is a paused dragonfly

learning moves of an alphabet's intuitive

 

spelling of natural endeavor

 

 

67

 

some other time, once, I hung
my favorite hat near the window’s good inception


the angular language
of its shadow wore a beige


where the feather forms the
fedora’s blatant character


into a moment’s ongoing rhythm,
my stare became elation,


— not, for the object or identified
favoritism


for the ulterior emblem
gauged through the gray
of the jejune shadow, an aliveness


an alternative symbol of an instant’s
unusual encounter 

 

 

69


so far life or


life so far has incorporated improvised alphabets


STRUCTURAL


diagrams


letter-shaped happenstance engraving systems of sound into delegated
facial features featuring altered


sections of a life's immediate                later identified meaning 

 

 

 

71


indicative of sound
this
                piano such
retroactive summation of subsequent               elation

THE COURTSHIP OF WINDS

© 2015 by William Ray