Neil Ellman: “Suprematism. Soccer Player in the Fourth Dimension”

(after the painting by Kazimir Malevich) in the second then third nothing of a star //nobody//    //no one// keeping goal for a minor team in a minor constellation deep black holes swallow themselves becoming squares       rectangles angular flight intent on its own simplicity in the fourth then     fifth     sixth     seventh chaos redeems itself shapes flatten… Continue reading Neil Ellman: “Suprematism. Soccer Player in the Fourth Dimension”

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Felino Soriano: “Various Tessellations 34”

after Edgar Allan Poe’s quote, “There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.”   Apparent language disguises corporeal functionality. Tongue gauges voluminous indentations, spatial excitement of flame and undisturbed frequency of elongated wishings.

Clayton Eshleman: “A Yuan Master”

University of Michigan Museum   Rocks rounded, lozenge- contoured, coiled as if roped, dropped out of paradise’s asshole, huddling, caterpillar-lank loops, plop of a rock, thrasher-alive, fist-sure, as if shit could swell with pride * Is that spirit, or inscape’s abscess? Traces of the god whose eyes are testicles in the coiling whips of rivers?… Continue reading Clayton Eshleman: “A Yuan Master”

Felino Soriano: Verified Renditions

Verified Renditions 6 Occultation resistant window open -mouthed verbs connotation motive toward explanatory anger, —aged fulcrum against morbid gravity’s aggregated light phrased as feathered interpretations gamut held riches realizing poverty of tongue dictates passive assembly of covering death of day’s organic species’ analytical anxiety. Verified Renditions 7 Cloaked by degradation by demise of hope on… Continue reading Felino Soriano: Verified Renditions

The Bug: Far Out Lunfardo Terms

Lunfardo is an Argentinian slang that was born in the Buenos Aires ghettos in the late 19th century, but soon spread across the entire Rio de la Plata region. The product of Argentina's highly stratified society, Lunfardo was an expressive vehicle for the lower classes that served a variety of purposes: 1.) Some speakers used it as a cryptolect to obscure meanings from… Continue reading The Bug: Far Out Lunfardo Terms

Bill Piper: “SongLine 62: Jellyfish Cavafy”

ideal as the men of the backward Aegean cusp, or base of the Mediterranean bowl, as Hannibal, as Antony, as founding Alexander breathe out of statuary, out of hieroglyphic space            (kestrals, Horus, dive out of sycamores --as David Bowie’s Johnny, they see right through-- as once ice melt & caving earth Palau left salt water… Continue reading Bill Piper: “SongLine 62: Jellyfish Cavafy”