Monthly Archives: June 2013

‘Thus woe succeeds a woe, as wave a wave’

[Sigur Ros Í gær . Play while reading.] And there passed lithe and terrible men, among them sauntered long and verdant women, all strong as rooted trees.  They trod lightly following paths unseen and unspoken but along an understood bearing.  None spoke … Continue reading

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the unacknowledged legislators of the world

cherubic desperation in an encroaching, privatized censorship regime it’s so embarrassing, an underground following with no public. what was the motivation there if you’re a teenager before there was public access to explore the world with your mind mystery explorers of … Continue reading

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In the material world, doing is knowing

Look up beyond the trees above the sky to where to holly grows forget your grove, your rabid hole beneath the quivering sea out among the olive branches run feet unflawed, a joker’s daughter dancing upon the leaves etching deep … Continue reading

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fear of bodies and the magnetized whirlpool of gas

God’s own country.  God’s forgotten country.  See the child.  God’s forgotten child.  Sitting amongst the tinder and bracken.  Cross-legged, with a straight back and down cast eyes, he fidgets thoughtlessly with the kindling that lies just past his knees.  See … Continue reading

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