The Hidden Properties of Inertia
We rock side to side in a swell.
Belowdecks, our collected objects are strangely immobile:
the tea kettle,
bits of cactus driftwood and fragments of coral and
hollowed out shells.
They waver and stream like seaweed in current,
fixed and adrift, at once.
9 May 2009
Rocks in water
San Juanico at sunrise