Photobucket

+

Endless Nights of Rain

So it rains,
and time, that hourly girl,
tilts up her mold,
filling with mercury.

While you sit
examining your hands
as though water
could change the world.

That’s right,
it’s the pure, brief space
that is yours:
nothing fills it.

Mary Ruefle, in The Adamant

16th February 2013
Tags: Mary Ruefle Endless Nights of Rain thoughts that breathe poetry lit

  1. wars3 likes this
  2. enjoibryant reblogged this from growing-orbits
  3. perpetualighght likes this
  4. quite-ordinary likes this
  5. kdecember likes this
  6. onefordinner reblogged this from growing-orbits
  7. somedayinthecityofbays likes this
  8. thiscorrosion reblogged this from growing-orbits
  9. michaeldugdaale reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  10. wolfcome reblogged this from vangoghs--ear and added:
    Endless Nights of Rain So it rains, and time, that hourly girl, tilts up her mold, filling with mercury. While you sit...
  11. blood-and-swash reblogged this from vangoghs--ear
  12. elementsofneed likes this
  13. licking-flames likes this
  14. vangoghs--ear reblogged this from growing-orbits
  15. keepitupstairs reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  16. anemptyspace likes this
  17. soularheart reblogged this from kushna
  18. restersimple likes this
  19. missescargotpudding reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  20. ovarydoses reblogged this from sssimpliciter
  21. tilefloorsandcrackers reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  22. estelleferdinand likes this
  23. hauntedvawmitt reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  24. chrismukkah reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  25. keshavprasad reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  26. agentfordcruller likes this
  27. dreaming13 likes this
  28. goghst reblogged this from latenightfreewrites
  29. ven-eno reblogged this from latenightfreewrites
  30. fullmooonflow likes this
  31. egentofer reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  32. cerulean-inflame reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  33. dreamerofskaffa reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  34. dreamerofskaffa likes this
  35. someremainder reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  36. blurried likes this
  37. cecileech likes this
  38. aezio likes this
  39. scotchtrooper reblogged this from fuckyeahexistentialism
  40. aequoris reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  41. justbecauseiloveitso reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  42. actingbogus reblogged this from shaky-hands-and-lovenotes
  43. blackermit likes this
  44. alittleclairvoyant reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  45. crudecunt likes this
  46. lepointblue likes this
  47. rallument reblogged this from the-final-sentence
  48. finedineonmyvegangenitalia reblogged this from severedheadmedusa
  49. finedineonmyvegangenitalia likes this
  50. durtydiablo reblogged this from avacado-andrew