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"Times Like This" (by Joe DiMino)


At times like this--

the quiet deeper than silence,

the space reached


relieved of all sharp corners

the nature of retreat--

I enter a radiant eye,

the translucent center

of a wave unsplattered,

recall my fluid nest

and long to be buoyant....