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 email@example.com for consideration...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
poem || Jeff Harrison
Valentino D (drop, drop, slow tears) earth, stop- cock, moon, valve, umbra... F (flop, flop, slow tears) partial, eclipse, pen- umbra... S (stop! for thy tread upon an empire's dust) O! it is monstrous, it is, O!, monstrous O! rush- es by de ribberside, you bows whenebber ah drops O! fish, you leap about, whenever my verses are heaped about (what, what.) I am Valentino, boney me, and soda-less - tho optimistic, quite... what, what, what, what. took, a mice very candidate and optimistically soda-less, audial and benign... what, what, what, what. ample animal, O, voluptuous... what, what. licentious, me, and beatific, O, vested colloquially I address none but Virginia, Virginia!... what, what, what, what.