The Maier Museum of Art
at Randolph College

“Vipassana” by Steve Wilson

After Albert Winslow Barker’s Untitled (Tree on Rocks)

Albert Winslow Barker, Untitled (Trees on Rocks), n.d., etching on paper, 3 15/16 x 2 7/8 in. Acquired by Randolph-Macon Woman’s College.


      at nightfall – white

fissures of

light –


    to shadow:


    hushed within


Steve Wilson’s poetry has appeared in journals nationwide; in many anthologies; as well as in four collections, the most recent entitled Lose to Find. He teaches at Texas State University, and can be reached at