religions are earth's underworld, whose high hills lead to parietal
as symbolic associations having gathered imagery
as recording webs
as imprisoned narrow lines.
in mysterious caves,
in parietal crucibles,
and only for awhile
the passage to previous religions
twined in realms that gathered
of underworld resources resurrecting earlier
of the same dysfunction:
the " I" we imagine
we all bear.
share the threads that inched through the Great Goddess' mysterious
defining the spaces between cultures,
delighted in our