texts that change the conscious parameters of literature, both for readers and writers. from a different angle than these, r.p. blackmur adds: 'poetry: [is] ...language so twisted and posed in a form that...it adds to the stock of available reality.' now that blogger has included the ability to reproduce fonts more accurately, alpha-numeric visual-poetry will be welcomed for consideration. formerly edited by peter ganick. send texts to matt margo at firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration...
Monday, April 30, 2012
poem || Jeff Harrison
Become Porphyry slowly literary contrary antiquarian slowly literary cohere cohere contrary antiquarian cohere slowly literary days dropping day by drop by day become semblance to seas fed whole into literature fed whole into literature doubled to divide probable porphyry plausible porphyry doubled to divide possible porphyry fed whole into literature Phoebus of these days become Poseidon of these seas cephalophore maintains hourglass soliloquy cephalophore maintains hourglass soliloquy hourglass soliloquy torso and crown cephalophore maintains torso and crown Pieria become Leucothoe; Hippocrene, Palaemon decapitated leviathan your body yet writhes decapitated leviathan tail in mouth your body yet writhes tail in mouth tail in mouth decapitated leviathan Phoebus of these days become Poseidon of these seas drop, Phoebus drop, Phoebus Pieria become Leucothoe Pieria become Leucothoe Pieria become Leucothoe Hippocrene, Palaemon Hippocrene, Palaemon drop, Phoebus days dropping day by drop by day become semblance to seas