Jan G. Otterstrom F.

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GEOGRAPHY

Geography in my mind
follows the same streets
corners that seem first
to double back zigzag
disconcerting at first
along shops, detailing
sentient orientation
to a Park, iguanas sun
parrots chatter, temple
bell tolls hours, signals
halves, movement: cars
faces and bodies guided
by some personal intent
imprinted on tomorrow
under a cumulous dome
blue patches rumbling
rain rising from the east.




Jan G. Otterstrom F. June 1, 2014