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by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:50 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: 'New York' pieces
Replies: 16
Views: 1854

faster pussycat Came too fast, arrived an hour early to a place I don't wish to be. Alive now, and awake for the first month in twelve, stepping out of my door early never seemed possible before. And as I kill time by myself writing to me, to you I must seem debauched, slothful, and self-absorbed. ...
by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:47 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: 'New York' pieces
Replies: 16
Views: 1854

Redecorating, He... Light filters in through a glass block façade. I drift in, out of the rain, into the sauna that attention becomes when its perpetrators are drunk. I never liked seeing this. It's as if I become something less, by circumstance. But isn't that often the case? This is just one more...
by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:43 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: 'New York' pieces
Replies: 16
Views: 1854

A Touch of Sun Amateur transgressive act, to be lying out on the grass. Signs read, Keep Off, and gates are closed, but here there are men with fewer clothes. A touch of sun, and I am weak, hoping I won't have to leave. This unmown lawn, this flesh revealed. Welcome all: East Elysian Field. Where n...
by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:41 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: 'New York' pieces
Replies: 16
Views: 1854

'New York' pieces

This is a selection from my own collection of citified concupiscence (a/k/a self-indulgent prattling on coffee-stained journal pages). Chips and Eats This is how it is under trees when the leaves split sunlight, refract it as if there is an eclipse- lunettes reflecting off wet cobblestones. This is ...
by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:32 pm
Forum: Workshop & Prompts
Topic: Collage Poems
Replies: 1
Views: 2570

another one...

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by palephx
November 4th, 2005, 5:24 pm
Forum: Workshop & Prompts
Topic: Collage Poems
Replies: 1
Views: 2570

Collage Poems

I have a better description of how to do this , but suffice it to say that you chop words (or sequences, fragments, clusters, etc.) from any source you favor--as quickly and without deliberation as possible--and reassemble them in more or less random fashion. I find it a good way to clear blocks and...

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