Digesting the One Perfect Cherry Blossom (Ōtomo no Tabito’s Problem Drinking)

Wikipedia Poem, No. 782

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were  delicious so sweet and so sweet 
and so sweet and so sweet 
        and so  sweet 
    
          and so sweet  and  
so sweet and 
   so sweet and  
          which 
 you were 
of 
being  for  
          breakfast 
for breakfast  for breakfast 
        
 
for 
       breakfast  
   for 
       
   breakfast 
forgive me they   
were probably 
      saving for 
breakfast  
        for breakfast   for breakfast   for my alcoholism  which burns something  
a wise fellow saving for 
breakfast   
     were 
in the plums things like  
a wise 
fellow 
    the plums  the plums that i'm 
saving for my 
alcoholism  which you   were probably  saving you 
somethings like 
       a wise fellow were delicious and sweet
 
me less than half as 
    delicious 
         less than half as  
sweet but still so sweet and 
   rich  
         you 
you were  
breakfast   fermented plums  
breakfast for breakfast for my alcoholism
which you were probably 
saving  
sweet and weepy 
 i couldn't find the 
      plums 
to 
       drink is to 
    drink is 
to drink is 
       to 
       drink 
       
        for breakfast 
for breakfast 
for breakfast 
  for my alcoholism  
which 
 
you were probably
      in your 
delicious way so sweet and 
         rich you were  
    probably saving me for 
my 
alcoholism 
       
   which you were 
          in 
    the atmosphere  plums 
this place of being for breakfast   
for my alcoholism 
 which you were in the business of probably saving 
           for my alcoholism so sweet and i couldn't find the 
     
plums  that 
      were  
delicious so  sweet and so sweet 
and weep i couldn't find they were probably 
 saving  
flowers for breakfast 
     for breakfast   
  for breakfast for my alcoholism which 
      you  
a wise fellow 
 were 
probably saving 
         for 
          my alcoholism which 
        you were 
probably saving  for breakfast  
 
  for breakfast 

breakfast in  
      the japanese 
poem 
that          validated my alcoholism which you 
       were probably saving for breakfast for breakfast for 
       breakfast 
for  
          breakfast for 
breakfast 
     for  breakfast 
for breakfast for 
breakfast for 
breakfast for 
     breakfast for breakfast   
which  you   which you were
they were delicious and sweet probably

Map of the World

Wikipedia Poem, No. 746

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shy piñata

horizon of mascara slurps
a burst expectant cross
mangles the black one
purple swoosh at eye-level

burst piñata

down-filled custom spilt dirty swinging watcher
black one purpled shoulders slap
black one purple air of fire

blink mascara
burst piñata

the poets’ key
falls into air-fire

down across simile
like the face with no face
elsewhere is here
it licks for candied fontanelle

or glides or imagines
the black one’s purple mage
who cannot know:

and slurps
the poets’ knot
groks their shy
pint at eye-level

Reacting to Springs

Wikipedia Poem, No. 727

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quests in-gameplay
progressible in themselves
as themselves
as the influence of all events
this timeline fondles the progression
of all events this does not include questions
unasked eidolons and so much more
the in-gameplay progression of french poets

K describes his timeline
within his timeline
a combination clashes with stable updates
his story does not include crusades
bloody world alerts
nor current events

“The Biggest Bomb” David Ignatow

Y’all should get real intimate with this gem. It’s from “Claims for Poetry,” a dope book of essays edited by Donald Hall from 1982.

This short essay from 1955 is by a poet I had never heard of, David Ignatow. I googled him and discovered he was the kind of poet who found some success, but always had to maintain a day job: butcher, book binder, hospital admitting clerk, vegetable market night clerk, and paper salesman.”

He was also “editor of American Poetry Review, Analytic, Beloit Poetry Journal, and Chelsea Magazine, and … poetry editor of The Nation.”

Anyway, biographical minutiae aside, this “impressionistic essay” is at times monastic — “I deal with words, I give myself the pleasure of being free with my feelings, my thoughts. I allow them to fall into any shape or color they desire in words.” — and at other times animalistic: “The freedom I write about is for cockroaches, ants, mice, and lice.”

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Mary Ruefle

think like that
no like that

sniff around a burrow
don’t hunt birds

think like this
no like this

raccoons yes groundhogs
yes opossum definitely yes

think for yourself
no not like that

not the robin though
nor the house sparrow

here give me the controller
let me have a go at it

nor the half dozen finches
gathered near the volkswagen

put your hands up
don’t move a muscle.

Overwatch Widow-Enabled Ableton Overton Windowlicker

Wikipedia Poem, No. 421

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“of the demon: ¡demonio! Sumother-tongued / lengua::lingua palaver::palabra muele::muela-like / a sharpened tooth grinds as grounded / so they who can can saw::see::saw past-to-present / perfect // tense” elena minor

slow nintendo eyes hallucinate on the tree tops 
    of war & other manly fears 

fighting basslines back from the castle bulwark 
    the soldier barks playing his 

muse like a hard bleak nest expelling  
    supernatural darkness 

ruins spring up in the suicide forest 
    nestle his falsetto starving 

else blue eyed moneymonkey plays pieces of influence—the man 

that sings off what-will-people-think or 	
    in the pleading

burn hysterical naked singtrade 
    like unwanted pregnancies for strips 

darker thin apocalypse plays the big streams of plastic 
    keep-your-shame 

outside super nintendo 
plays on a drunk’s tokyo 
falsetto harmonydreams 
with much darker musings playfully 
playful play y chill futuristic and tracked 
into oblivion people golden salted with time

Do Not Provoke the Creatures Nature has Armed

Wikipedia Poem, No. 415

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“Try to keep them, poet, / those erotic visions of yours. / Put them, half-hidden, in your lines. / Try to hold them, poet …” Cavafy via Twombly

 or the 
knee 
        like diana and low focus spearmen need or the 
       after hunt 
      option how must they  
not be foolish beware 
random chancea
low focus 
spearmen need or eyes and she 
higher young hunt option
foolish boar  
bewareings beware
  of cattle she holds him 
       in low focus 
spearmen need or 
the 
   bravening shade 
and do 
spearmen must 
      or 
      holds him and finds that she indeed 
holds him 
and a low focus spearman must work 
towering boars 
      towards that achievement 
and do spearmen need 
   saying boar the spearman need 
or fail the after 
         hunt option how 
  one should not train into  
foolishness 
beware of 
cattle 
she 
  holds him as a hanging spear

 

Jewelry Design for After-Birth

Wikipedia Poem, No. 411

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“We’ll be married in bed. / The preachers, the witnesses, and all our families / Will also be in bed.” Kenneth Koch

 

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Wikipedia Poem, No. 406

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“The darkness lifts, imagine, in your lifetime.” Louise Glück

repetition of 
    dead code 

variables in 
a lattice 
    of dead 
        code
 
form abstract 
values 
perfectly applied 

    values form a 3d lattice 
        used in an optimization of dead code 

propagate condition and evaluate
abstract 
    interpretation of simultaneity 

remove some 
kind of dead 
variable 
    remove abstract 
    value and hence flecks of sparse code 

variables form dead data
concatenated 
    variables print conservative constants

    for a single 
    argument  
bound thus 
    and perfectly applied

Wikipedia Poem, No. 373

aries (march 21 – april 19)

all aries it’s a
good
period for
all aries it’s a good
period for
all aries you to exercise on
a regular basis you exercise
the aries it’s a good
period for there’s nothing to worry about as
long as long as long as long
as
long
as
long
as
long as
long as long as long as long
as

taurus (april 20 – may 20)

diets-à-vis your fears
disrupt your inner peaceful
year for the
taurus
and
peaceful year
for the taurus
and
peaceful
year
for
the taurus and
you’re married it
will be
a
health make sure
your inner peaceful year for the start a health make sure
you’ll be a health make sure
you’re married it will

gemini (may 21 – june 20)

time when it
comes to
your career or finances think long
term before making any
drastic decisions en
it comes to
your hyperactivity
doesn’t
interfere
with
your
hyperactivity doesn’t interfere with your career
or finances think
long term before making any drastic decisions to your hyperact

cancer (june 21 – july 22)

aspect
so be
prepared
spending excessively in
you don’t need so be wary prepare for things you don’t need so be
wary prepare for
things
you don’t need
so be
wary
prepared spending
excessively in every possible aspect
so be prepared spending excessively
in your
life ur
life ending
excessive

leo (july 23 – august 22)

might moment enjoy they tell a
story of fabulousness and learn as you shouldn’t
waste time 17
might be luck and learn as you shouldn’t waste
time 17 might just be
a year of
fabulousness and
happiness
and bliss you shouldn’t waste time enough to win it
this time waiting for the righ

virgo (august 23 – september 22)

to be a
good time to
be
a
good
time to be very diplomatic in them
in
something
for something for something for something
for something for something
for something
for something
for something for
something
for something
for
something for something for some
old
decisions may come old decisions m

libra (september 23 – october 22)

your imagination
run wild and
creative side
as
well make sure
you dream of serve
as well
make sure your ideas so
that everyone
can understand express you dream of serve as according to
embrace their horoscope let you dream
of
serve
as
according to embrace them to their horoscope
let your love

scorpio (october 23 – november 21)

if
you’ll want
to stay healthy and
you’ll want to
achieve
you want to achieve
you
want to putting
away your past behind as quickly as quickly
as
quickly as quickly as quickly
as
quickly as
quickly as quickly as quickly as quickly as
quickly as quickly
as
quickly as quickly as quickly
as quickly as

sagittarius (november 22 – december 21)

get
the dermatologist
wild sex
and business life while
you’ll finally get the dermatologist
will be challent
social
life
while you will be resolved with
will
be challenging at times but
nothing that can be resolved with will have
an excellent social life while your
career and
romance so

capricorn (december 22 – january 19)

for marriage for marriage for them love and
romance
will be
a peace
of innovation and
harmony
in
will
have
a year of mind and creativity for them love and creativity
for
them
love and creativity for
them love
a year
of innovation and
creativity for them
love a peace
of innovation
and

aquarius (january 20 – february 18)

will flourish
in
this
zodiac
will be a good year of
positive opportunities and excellenty of
work and excellent results when
it comes to pregnancially or personally
– it will
be a
year forecast a
fertile
year
as
well so financially or personally or
personally
or
personally
– it

pisces (february 19 – march 20 )

towards achieving your career don’t let
your favor
strive and finish
your success in
your
success because the stars are
aligned in a
timely manner
will be a
successful year
projects in
the
key to your
goals and clam attitude
and finish
your personally en it comes to look
at
life with a poor