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A fire is not a place, but a containmentto keep burning.
A reassembly of inner flames around the patriarch,A school and script for golden...
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
An unhappy majoritysome of whom voted for frivolous reasonsreflected the north/south split
In their nascent paranoia, they preached their...
Description: The log who was made King of Logs is here entombedeight round, ten long
For his design, the strengthened forestcapriciously outgrew them all,...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
That time of year.
Let's go watch the big wheels
The Saint, the King of Breakup with his Fool, parade the tarot Jack of Dice,their drumm...
Date: date unknown
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Editorial room of the Milwaukee Journal
Probably the Black River at Black River Falls
No one will tell
No one would dare to put in printthe Secret Knowledge.
That word of mouth is frozen deepand all Report is still
Description: A working lifetime minted these good coins – every daydevoted to circulating them through the same routine streetswore them thin into retirement
Description: First one light is the truth and then anotherbut always it is shining on some counterpart
Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of people
All there ever was was a greeting cardand that one a mirage
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
In the afternoon, nothingOvernight, unseen
In the morning, a wooden horse with strangerssending telegrams for more
Description: The world is flat; we get aroundthis stretched credulityby going straight as an arrowand meeting ourselves in a space of time
Description: The river told them how to make the mapandLegends later flocked the shore
De Pere, Wis.
Either way, the sides are bridged,from wine to water, cutting back to wine
Paradoxical appointments, anticipated hour —
No one event can...
Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,diggingwhat would be the best of times,cannot help but leave behind thema restlessness unchanging as bef...
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
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