William Michaelian

Poems, Notes, and Drawings

Canvas 1,241 — Pounds, Ponds, Thumbs

Thoreau’s journal, the second of fourteen volumes, done.
At age thirty-four, he weighed one hundred twenty-seven pounds.
He would venture out on moonlight nights and bathe in ponds.
When I closed the book, I found berry juice on my thumbs.

Canvas 1,241 — September 7, 2019

Canvas 1,241 — September 7, 2019

Categories: Drawings, New Poems & Pieces

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