Sometimes it's fun to write something in 5 minutes and then show it to people.
I woke up to a rainbow yesterday--this morning, a pair of dolphins.
A pelican, ridiculous, beady-eyed, a nuisance I should chase from the bowsprit,
But watching--it dwarfs the crouching cat, the curved tip of its beak scratches precisely, happy to find nits--I can’t.
A school of fish leap, vanish, too small to leave a mark on the water.
What to make of all this? Does it add up to anything besides itself?
Does it matter at all that I am here, watching?
I drink coffee, leave for work.