Afternoon HomeworkOn the table an open book and glassof half-drunk juice, pencilin the crack of the book’s spine,closed notebook next to the glass.Color retreats from the window,the tree’s bark it frames gray already,street and curb and cars just past it,visible homes, pale green leaves.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Assignment Two: "Multiple Image" poem
Using "image" in a simple sense, that of words pointing to concrete referents, the students are to present two to three images, in twelve or fewer lines, and let the juxtaposition of the images do the talking. If they must offer an explicit interpretation, they can use the title for it. Here's the one I made this time: