Jan G. Otterstrom F.

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Stuck in sand, waiting
for a push or a pull
very quiet today, not much
movement, a large black bow
draped from the veranda
symbol that somebody moved
on, planning next week’s
agenda, tentative markers
to orient future space, areas
of probability, assigned time
to add hope, to the day’s malaise.

Jan G. Otterstrom F. November 26, 2011 Palmares, Alajuela, Costa Rica