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By (May 1, 2014) No Comment

some crimes you want to kill the landlord
or you are the landlord being killed & killing
while acting diagnostic, as anyone should
to be believed at the mental sea wall

otherwise you are building a new entrance
open onto unceasing cement
that I ridged with my tongue before they dried
enough to resist tampering

I don’t have a refill indicator
also the one I have is ruined
enough to force profligate use of conjunctions
and the wearing of brooches pinned to the skin

and the 丑 is pinned to your thigh
and drives along the wilder fuselage
and whatever crashed in the paper water
and we crouch by the wall, being drawn

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Cathy Eisenhower lives and works in Washington, DC, and her third book, distance decay, is forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse.

 

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