Wikipedia Poem, No. 394

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“for some / to live well is easy / a flea leaps and is unshocked by its flight” Kaveh Akbar

    down and 
       country 
      the country 
   withstanding hand-wringing 
       that so long as the country
         withstanding then social welfare 
      as hand-wring that so long 
as the american plains 
          notwithstanding 
   ring 
hands that so long 
encounter withstanding the country 
with these immigrants never materialized
      largely intact during puerperium
that so long 
as 
      some feared or hoped for
or 
predicted a wave of 
      mass 
deportation of 
mass deportations of mass 
       deportations 
       of mass deportations 
of mass deportations 
     of mass deportations 
of 
mass deportations of 
     mass

is

is

a poem is art you make with words
death is the end of the parade, which is to say everglade still
jake is a cake cone, vanilla soft-serve, rainbow sprinkles
noon is a mystery until noon

art you make with words
end of parade, which is to say everglade still
cake cone, vanilla soft-serve, rainbow sprinkles
mystery ’til noon

art you make end cake cone, vanilla
soft-serve, rainbow sprinkles noon

art is soft

wikipedia poem, no. 12

it 
       was contemplating the animals 
when invention with a grand 
sleeve fell to where 
the same cat came to the 
       the cat—slow moving 
    a 
         moment—really 
    guards rolled contortion with a tub.

The inside felt 
  freakishly positionary.
       
No tick marks away. Filed away, I 
was 
       that 
     I was looking, or nodding, service’s couldn’t misuse cable 
the powerful steps, each 
times that it 
felt freakishly positive.
behaviors put oddly in unison
and for ages into a large noisy chute made a narrow cubicle 
something 
of the rhythm, 
     or anything, or 
  any rate, 
          the crowded
oppositively 
positively 
  polite facing and adding there 
     were

somewhere

for Adam