crucial to finding the way is this there is no beginning or end only a lingering in the middle caught in the middle of nothing and nothing with no end marks and capital letters no space whiteness on a paper where a word isn’t and silence takes over just a blob of words on a page of middleness


dVerse prompt on prosy using Jo Harjo’s line Crucial to finding the way is this: there is no beginning or end. combined exercise with Ursula K. Lê Guin’s Steering the Craft Exercise 2 to write with no punctuation


11 thoughts on “Middleness

  1. Beverly Crawford says:

    …a page of middleness … how I love that phrase. Sometimes we seem to live our lives in middleness too, don’t we?


  2. I think you’ve reflected the idea of “middleness” in the style of this piece….flowing without beginning or end as I felt it continue past the words…..


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