from HUMAN / NATURE
two red finches pecking up seeds from rectangular table
on right, angle of tobacco plant branch slanting across
above it, sunlit green leaves against blue sky overhead
man in jean jacket noting "language in the wake of something
passing," Ben Jonson's "weep for me all ye who read"
Baez noting the Buddhist monk told to sit and watch corpse
decay, "to see that that's what happens to us," Gandhi's
life "an experiment in truth with a small t"
blue sky reflected in nearly motionless blue-black plane,
lines of shadows slanting across green of ridge above it