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Importance

Nobody but me is looking forward to the day I will change into my myth on my calendar in my kitchen I circle it with magic marker. Blue for importance red for insurance. The snapping of fingers stimulates the freight … Continue reading

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On Day One

Scattering seeds is an act of ancient ritual long before we ever did it every tree did it waving in wind helped by the birds in its limbs on Day One Singing is medicine everybody needs making a melody out … Continue reading

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Grandson of Methuselah

In the morning before the sun rose I clambered onto the lower levels each quarried stone as big as a house making my way toward the apex the luminous alabaster square cone pointing to the realm of constellation. I am … Continue reading

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Secret Man

The man with something to say forgot no turn would be given to give his varying testimony. He was put in a frame and hung silent about his unfolded history stuck in the spring. When sick a man is sandstone … Continue reading

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Woven

The broken egg on Humpty Dumpty’s head and face taken as feeling are we dreaming or embarassingly waking up with the nails and needles of the body politic fighting walking? The twitches of the splinted patient are taken less and … Continue reading

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Wait and See

I am a storeroom nothing ordered but floorboards I am a bank of snow result of covered up history. Following my circulation the seven seas I sail in every port a confession every meal my last. The aroma of chicken … Continue reading

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Human History

I fetch and you fetch and never rest all of us long-legged creatures dig and gather and repair the arches human history like an anthill survives its own terrible judgment. Civilization is like a fair horizon there it is and … Continue reading

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