Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Twine Galleries [An Excerpt]

[the bursting room]


I: with tensile placement, with hall billowing

Sunday laughter, parlay cockatiel mornings

...X between X between brief nickels

.........................& plaster

the girl with everything to hide places paintings

on the wall--ignore the cracks, dear, ignore

their irony: I am not old today--tomorrow begins

again the rigorous task of living


[methodology 1 ]

--begins with milk teeth, synthetic eye depositories

--counsel flesh to pliancy-- say skin does bend,

.............................obviously

--begin where filaments often collect

............[at the bottom of clouds]

--thin, we, to insist upon them curtailed doves