Friday, 2 October 2009




1. fine wood shavings, used for stuffing, packing, etc.
2. Printing. a 3-point type: a size smaller than brilliant.

Banana leaves excelsior,
Over large
Packing the travelling crates
Of elephants
Going on extended journeys.


Dina said...

You know, it makes me wonder about your childhood, how your gift of imagination was allowed to grow and grow.

Geraldine said...

I agree with Dina, this is so wonderful. Whimsical and warm!

I did not know the first meaning of this word.