- Kind: Chapbook
- Pages: 18
- Language: English
- Available: Yes
- Audio CD: Yes
- ISBN: 1-933675-15-2
…. Then tacet once more,
waiting, returned beyond the lowest
possibility of sound, to listen,
to watch. As we watch
what is woven yet can’t be seen,
the beauty calling the quintet
and us to gather — all unseen.
We go home,
make our customary mistakes, confuse
visible signs with invisible grace.
About the Author
J. MORRIS grew up in the Washington, D.C., area, and lives there still. He has published fiction and poetry in many literary magazines in the U.S. and Great Britain, including Missouri Review, Prairie Schooner, Evansville Review, Five Points, and Poetry International. A critical essay, “The Gliding Eye: Nabokov’s Marvelous Terror,” first published in The Southern Review, has been reprinted in Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism. His other career is as a songwriter and musician for Mulberry Coach, a collaboration with singer and lyricist Katie Fisher.