blame grows small in the moth’s circling / day to day the slightest tooth loosens / a landscape changes until returning by habit
The job description was accurate: Assistant Needed for Commercial Body Modification Project was what it read, and Sherilyn was excellent at assisting, having done it most of her life.
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It was the very first poetry exchange since China opened its door to the west, a confluence of great poets across the Pacific.
At Night, By Myself
life plays its bleak tunestedious, gloomydaylight without light
a rice bowl drops on the floora…
The difficulty was obvious, an object we always / pressed away from us but that would always reemerge / in the sphericity of the real.
I see the moon—flickering, broken
the sky—and am afraid.
When you greeted each other / your palms / like embers in cigarette stubs / red and hot / showed from your sleeves
To “stet” is the act of making a textual change and then changing it back and so on and so forth. In the spirit of “stetting,” Stet also acts as…
“When I built my first stretcher, it was like finding a big surprise. It let me reinforce what I had been doing with painting, which was playing around…