Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Aesthetics of being a Road

(Hommage √† Rilke)

It is long since you were a lane.
Now you leave off being a street
And don't become a highway yet.
You are cautious
But cautiously exploring what it might be
To be wider than you were before
And go further, and be less familiar with trees.

                                               Kenneth Koch

2 comments:

Be the BQE said...

Nice one!

onemorefoldedsunset said...

Thanks - hadn't come across this before. Right up your street!