Articles by Joseph Massey

Joseph Massey

Joseph Massey is the author of A New Silence and he lives in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts.


Altar and Offering

i. Through November’s arterial horizon traffic flickers. Mountain bare but for a bent cloud clipping the ridge. What would it mean to see clearly— to know nothing’s there other than what is. ii. A clearing between scrub and birches peeling (white sheets flagging) where sunset sparks. And those hollow tones: geese gathered at the river’s…

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