Hilma af Klint at the Guggenheim

If you’re going to be in New York, go to this exhibit.

Artifacts of Reference, No. 14



A version of “God Hunting in Mesopotamia” first appeared in Poets Reading the News on March 17, 2017.

The Prosecutor Said in a Statement

Wikipedia Poem, No. 860


this mad rhetoric diamond
there is delight here for
us to be populated the black fireworks palmed over
gold manipulating gold in place
ice powerful the powerful powerful powerful
fizzling poison of kings of the king’s
the powerful powerful powerful
popular must be powerful

survey says:
there is delight here
for the weak
must sniff manipulation in place
i refuse the powerful inch toward the sun
punch my nose poison
gift of lace no-blood
must be a strap of leather a spider
plant i refuse