September 19, 2006
Greg Watson is the next poet in the series "What Light: This Week's Poem," a feature sponsored by Magers and Quinn Booksellers that brings you a poem every week by a Minnesota poet, selected by a panel of writers and publishers.
That day outside of Berkeley, white fists
of ocean whirling below, a vast wingspan of cloud
stretched thin and ghostlike, air
thick with the salt of summer --
in that moment, weightless and electric,...