Selective Photos Of The Cleveland Lagoon
The Day Before The Cuyahoga River Caught Fire


1  Sun stabs lake canceling light with aqueous waves

  2  Women with snake hips prowl in people's eyes;
  light ripens their wounds.

3  Diana kneads flax from graves during the moon's eclipse

  4  Silver threads of web: Ghandhi's prayer wheel spins our last mandala.

5  Cocaine stains the rose: the junkies mind is a stone without a mantra

  6  This soot prefigures fires on Cuyahoga competing with the sun


E. O. Anthony