Cross-stitched outside sounds double the day's indoor confusion. How to untwine noise, to see. There's the bay, highway slashed beneath; water a weaker shade of gray than this momentary sky's widening bruise. The page turns on the table, bare despite all I thought was written there.
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Joseph Massey is the author of To Keep Time (Omnidawn, 2014), Areas of Fog (Shearsman Books, 2009), and At the Point (Shearsman Books, 2011), as well as a dozen chapbooks. He lives in Massachusetts.