Rough Draft (up draft, down draft)

Rough Draft (Up Draft, Down Draft)

Curvy line on Ramses II bracelets in gold and lapis.

In the form of winding rivers (see Leonardo’s drawing of Imola ), waves, serpents, patterns in textiles across continents -such as Mayan textiles, or did I see an Aztec textile – are you ready for this – (follow the curve three ways)

because it is significant across (cultures)-

ready?

You might know it already.

One day last year I realized – of course. The river’s course.

And

The mountain’s.

See.

See the tops.

of the mountains

and see a winding path

The path of a light wave.

From the mountains

to the rivers

to the seas

to the rivers

to the mountain

to the mountain ridge

to the mountain chain

which bends like a river

where far rivers can be seen

and other far mountians

mountain chains

a mountain spring

many springs

flowing

into streams

into rivers

footsteps flowing

along mountain paths

down mountains

into vallies

along

water

w

a

y

s

feet

climbing

up mountains

wings winging up

wings soaring.

Mountains

say

from

a

mountain’s

ridge –

ways

paths

are

many

many

are

paths

are

paths

are

many

are

paths

are

along

the

ridges

ledges

down

up

down

left

right

left

right

left

right

left

right

red

efts

climb

grass

and

mushrooms

up hills

but I do not know

if red efts climb up

mountains.

they turn

bluer

brown

and

go

down

to

watery

places.

a

salamander’s

tail

also

makes

a

waves

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