Issue 14 • 2011





by Ben Nardolilli





The sentence is a

depiction of the real


         objectification of visual



a poem abstracts

         each line

                  of form, of figure, of nature

in a glass

of color


         in a still recalling

         then the

         looking up, her pose



         the thinking

visual composition:


each day is five sentences

         a study

                  a frame for everyday







Ben Nardolilli has had work published in Thieves Jargon, Elimae, Contemporary American Voices and in Mad Swirl.  He blogs at