songanddancegirl

"It's about words, and words are all I have…"

andanotheroneandanotherone

scanning obits

obligatory  purgatory

don’t want to miss   anyone

 

why are so many dying by

their own hands?   why so

many 1950’s birthdates?  (duh)

 

scanning obits for ourselves

one day last year  october 24th

to be exact   opened the paper

 

+heart fell flopping  like a tuna

to our townhouse floor  left tracks

of blood+gore

 

there was my brother!  longhair

flapping  glorydays over  no one

gave a heads up  how about a fucking

heads up people!

 

how about a guidepost or 2   i mean

what exactly is next  ????  or must we

continue to navigate without lights

these longish corridors?

 

yesterday the power went out at the

Eaton’s Centre   but the 100 meter

xmas tree did not !

 

you cannot

extinguish us

like fleas  mister

 

or maybe you can

__

 

 

 

Winter  2019

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