Something precedes it
And how it breaks my heart
what I don't have
Doesn't have me.
I'm applying for a job in
The hours are terrible but the duties are
And only the furniture and love
Lean on your
Oh, the embitterment
Oh, the tears cried for a
And the endless waiting.
But it is mostly a
Done to the kind of seizures
That accompany the
A portrait of salamanders on wood and
Forgive me, kind teacher,
For my awful Spanish
references to globules
Both stout and slim.
You put them
Just to confuse me
(Thought's honesty so
I ought to just leave, and I do, and I will.
Finally there's someone to give to
And there's so
much to give, I'm scared.
A simple decision...oh, that
I'm tired of it and also of the
The pronunciation, light for light and dark for
I'm exhausted, black against white, horrible
White against yellow, brown against brown.
determines these things? Don't they listen?
A poet is a voice
from the gutter,
A blubbering, terrified, lonely child.
How I stare and let my eyes grow large,
impatient she is, in her crying,
How patient and
accuse me, whispering and laughing,
Two pants legs, what a
Voices, and more voices, Stimmen und
Noise isn't what's destroying those maracas.
They put me in jail and expect me to talk.
Who is the therapist and who the artist?
one you can never shut up
And the other won't start
Dialogue is impossible, better to use
A wet nurse
and a television set.
If they use the word "transference" one more
I'm going to start screaming.
"Resistance." What a laugh.
It's like trying to
Non-site out of bronze.
They eat chocolates
They peel them from pages of Freud
And nibble. No
one even stops in the hallway.
Art walks around in here
a neglected "borderline."
Isn't anybody else sick of
Bite the hand that feeds you.
Being a Pongeian exposition of the
for B.W. and C.H.
Narrative is one step back: I look
a mirror and what I see is
what I intended. But beyond
you don't have to hang yourself to
prove that the
rope is strong. Such as:
a softie cannot be a heavy. Limit a
becomes more than one text. The before has
died — they
were in earnest. What does
it mean to mention an interval
that one in — "after awhile, you want to
— the power of a name.") Close
quotes. On separate ground. A
portrait of the American flag — such as
"the poem" and
not "the poetry= a vast
proving ground." Un etage. M
An elaborate trick to hold the floor. This
are laughing and holding our sides.
The moon in a furor —
The Moon"= a tracing, a blank space.
old, a wild spelling +
a cold. "Mean it" inhabits. The
glows with aplomb (Valorization
Principle becomes "words make
things.") Everybody played a hand and
beat me so
evidently this put me out of
the game — different kind of
the game could form a
bridge to who is
being addressed there —
racing with the Alfred Ryder