my head a common room,
a common place, a common tune,
a common wealth, a common doom
my head. I close my eyes.
The horses run. Vast are the skies,
and blue my passing thoughts' surprise
my head. What is this space
here found to be, what is this place
if only me? Inside my head, whose face?
The 2River View, 2_2 (Winter 1998)