‘This is the Song of One Hundred Thousand’ by Ariana Reines
This is the song of one hundred Thousand chemicals approximating Sunshine in my hair. My lover bit My cheek this morning. I think I’ll Fall from one trance into the next Might fall asleep any minute It gets tiring making yourself look like you’re alive while you’re looking Hard practicing turning Away from the shit we’re in
Source: Reines, Ariana. A Sand Book. , 2019. Print, p. 157. Photo: Gerace, Joe. “The Song of One Hundred Thousand Chemicals Approximating Sunshine [Secaucus Junction].” Nov. 14, 2020. JPG.
which is world
embarrassing themselves year over year, bertolt.
night of iron and i can tell you,
in my advice to
the world is
loves missing which is to say watching the world
embarrassing its wisdom.
scandalized the breakfast rollicking which is
of iron and loudspeaker social
harkening gold — ceiling walls and floor! —
the only thing was
loving which is
advice to you had to
be there you had to
spins steady gold
things gone and gotten.