Poetry Issue 5

   Issue#5: July - December 2005

Marc Gaba


Vanitas


      was named so similar others
      echo like yours spells through

      back against the flash
      of an origin that means

      something, not a man
      held it and instead

      as a stain in a landscape is

      shallow, it was shallow
      in the depth of the time

      it was given, and it called