Joanna Gilman Hyde

"Good Morning, World!"

FABLED SOUND

The Hawk Queen Bed 9:38pm

If I Could Paint A Sky

With Words —

Can I Reach The Ear

With Sounds —

Sounds Of Such Value To Me

I Want To Encapsulate

Them —

The Story Of Our Ocean

With No Beginning

And No End —

The Sweetness Of My Peepers

So Brief?

ARTIST’S SKY

The Hawk Outpost 8:20pm

The Sky To The North

Is A Palette

Of Textured Greys

Positioned Laterally

Over Pale Blue

As If

Stroked

Against The Atmosphere

By A Hand-held Stippling Brush

With Finger-tipped

Precision