Category Archives: collection: to cast a sparkle

physiognomy of an eel

for all its slippery rubbery twisting thick tough long skin, the eel reveals a wide mouth on a small face: to hook an eel throw it a bait Copyright © qalbin.tocastasparkle, 2008 ___________ Author’s note: This poem came to be … Continue reading

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smiles

smiles drift longer, sparkles on an ocean’s crest teasing silent laughters from within the ocean’s ribs. the sea teaches the land a passing thought: there isn’t an ugly face with a shiny smile.   © qalbin.tocastasparkle, 2009

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how many ways can a wave wash to shore?

how many ways can a wave wash to shore? blithely as a titter, lazing like a lamb, or stirring a trifling whiff of temper, lusty as a gust of wind licking the windowpane, white horses with flowing manes kicking up … Continue reading

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wavy windy quest

is the wave that creates the wave that creates the wave that creates the wave that reaches my feet the same wave that reaches my feet? is the wind that blows the wind that blows the wind that blows the … Continue reading

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