July 6, 2022

Large Crow

(After “Large Crow,” archival pigment printfrom Dreams and Other Things by Gloria Baker Feinstein) The crow is leaving, flying offout of the frame, while the treeit seems to have flown from remains: Bare, or nearly so, butwhether a conifer—tamarack or larchthat’s lost its needles, only cones on its limbs—or deciduous, a few drycurled leaves clinging […]

Snow Geese

(After “Snow Geese,” archival pigment printfrom Dreams and Other Things by Gloria Baker Feinstein) This passage is fleeting, for the skyis vast and there is far to go. You may focus only on one, butsee: it is not alone as they go. Some seem shadows of themselves,though even shadows go. Six birds chosen, butwe know […]

Fruit Trees in Winter

(After “Fruit Trees in Winter #2,” archival pigment printfrom Dreams and Other Things by Gloria Baker Feinstein) This is the enchanted forest one musthurry through, the trees aliveand threatening. See how ominous they appear, limbs reaching for allwho come near. Row upon rowthe eye can see, though out of focus. Nothing seen when one is […]