dispassion, likewise the casualness of large elk belches,
inversions of knit stiches, empty oasts, plus callirams,
Stay devoid of rhyme,
reason, creative wisdom, work as jets turning,
spinning wing/wing axes, copying alley cats in estrus.
A causal manner
ill-suits favela dwellers, most roosters, along with
Old Country swine; they
ingest swill as art, foraging as technology.
When rime materializes
on banisters, plants meristems close down
shrivel, blacken, pass on. Adjuvants go under.
Teen queens lack
of concerns nothing new. Likewise, sporty kids
Sauciness makes no
matter to presidents, granddads, administrators.
emotional culverts, adolescents should concentrate
On graciously accepting
invitations detailed with dispassion feeling.
Sipping mint tea,
stirring taramosalata, rubbing bare feet together, I exhale.
Estivating means not
moving, not thinking, not solving whichever ordeal.
I inhale heat, let my
eyes graze the jagged grass scrambling for light.
The mosquito flitting
past sets down on my arm, gets flicked away.
Torpor calls for ice
cubes. I refill my glass, making efforts to preserve vase,
Cigarette tray, uneaten
toasts (I thought cucumbers plus butter would help.)
is lagom, hygge, down eiderdowns, hot
warmer sister, though, attends to uncomfortable elements.
Like when you texted
that woman, forgot my birthday, bought her a gift,
Wrapped in tinsel,
starry nights, hugs, kisses, all manner of warmth.
Slowly, the sun darkens
the ring space on my finger. By July, itll be
Just memory. I breathe
humid air, perspire, close my mind to your fervor.
Hyssop, Cedar, and
interesting manner of preparing ones self to attempt patterning
becomes reflections on issues personal and professional, removes
donnybrooks, overwhelming, untutored individuals, tosh, or
fidelitys tropopause has a public side, knows to honor ancient
in all, isnt thinking less of ones self, but thinking less about
On profane soil,
tumescent thoughts reflect worlds of words poorly, erase knowledge
Of whats precious
enough to keep, what needs discarding, join decorative language.
important mindsets are portrayed, spoken, heedless of low
Whereas certain publics
idle lifetimes, gamely discussing ethics, larger designs, old
concerns with human rights, local folks snub dumb beliefs
Aberrantly, Am Yisrael
lives independent of gnomic wisdoms, isnt memorized by
Blue prose, keeps to
sensible responses per inchoate ethnic conflicts, futile bickering.
Yet, Jews experience
undue isolation when full peace measures indigenous servitude
doctrinally appealing commands for fashioning concord, by way
Of guidelines for
related intercontinental constructs, rouses truth. Common
Failure merely aids our
enemies, immures our people, pwns our freedoms, or obscures.
Banality sprouts where
persons appreciate fulfilling mundane assignments, those acts
Suited to: dominating
demographics, partisan syntheses, each intentional sequestering.
attempted too often to count as just an aesthetic political
cedar, scarlet, thus far, sanctify, become conduits to honest terms.