On Motes and Beams
March 1987

“On Motes and Beams,” New Era, Mar. 1987, 51

On Motes and Beams

Why do I pounce on your

tiny mote

hidden in back

of the corner drawer

when the biggest front closet

is bulging—

stuffed with my own

huge supply

of giant beams?

I’m getting a corrective lens

in my eternal glasses.