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Spark of Desire Magneto

Derek Pollard

3:00 a.m.

Finally, Giono’s revelation: Love
In Kalamazoo is really ________.

(A mystery studded with numina,
Vaulted with porch ceilings.)

3:03 a.m.

The moment that has eluded us
So long is suddenly here.
Within reach.

3:23 a.m.

Even now, I feel incomplete.
Is there something, anything
That can render this moment
For all its indescribability?


“Everything,” I once heard her say,
“Everything is invariably…”

Derek Pollard

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