Elemental

.

Elemental

.
skysea sliced by blade
honed to a slick edge
by the god of knives
drawn across a bluegray scrim

bloodless     sharp     white
clean as a whistle

you might almost hear it whisper
but for its mystic stillness

more thought than thing,
free of bone and gristle
.

by Jim Culleny
8/3/16

Photo by Terri Amig

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