Saturday, January 28, 2012


monsieur rodin
how did you come to know
that more than skin and bones
is shaped by
the condition
of the soul?

you sculpted breath
out of marble
and cast invisible tears
in bronze

 anatomy of awakening

anatomy of confusion

anatomy of dignity

anatomy of betrayal

anatomy of surrender

anatomy of departing/remaining

anatomy of joy

anatomy of passion

anatomy of creation

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  1. These are so striking paired with your words. There is a sculpture of his at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester. It's so powerful.