Wednesday, January 20, 2010
After an anonymous 16th century optical riddle by Jonathan Regier
A sun in eclipse, although with the coin of the moon not
Fully spun atop her, the blazing sun in half-eclipse, in semi-eclipse,
Through the crosswise pattern of fingers held up, likewise through
Put what I don't have in the sink. I'll wash it with what I do have.
Put the plates on the plates and the bowls on the bowls.