The Broom


side to side, side
to side—steady
pendulum, one
with my hands;
sacred tool of ritual
mesmeric rhythm-
maker slicing
through time.
you stretch the bounds
the senses enforce,
sweeping me with stealth
toward an untethered
void—side to side,
side to side.

© 2006 Dennis Ference

My new book of original inspirational verses, From the Water’s Edge, is now available from, and Kindle eBooks at Amazon.

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