Four poems on emptiness.

1) Clarity
opens the world to form
and emptiness.

2) Ignore emptiness.
It got along perfectly well
without thinking of you.

3) Not sage or saint, 
just watch cold moments,
and swallows flit by.

4) Both searching the snow 
for seeds, but only finding
empty carcasses.

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Snow Swallows (2007)

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