A Start

By Elaine Equi Elaine Equi
The
    silver
          hour

drops—

a spider
on the mirror.

          *

Silver
the hour

like drops
of a spider’s
mirror.

          *

The silver drops,
the spider’s hour,
the mirror . . .

Source: Poetry (November 2008).

 Elaine  Equi

Biography

Elaine Equi's latest book, Ripple Effect: New & Selected Poems (Coffee House Press, 2007), was a finalist for the L.A. Times Book Award and short-listed for the Griffin Poetry Prize.

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