Thursday, May 28, 2009

New Chapbook



The house was very the
into shadow.

He said he thought the Titans
were real.

She took off her danger—the house
doing the good ordinary thing/the narrow
quiet thing all fighting to rush out together.

We were just going to take a little
and then bring out the car.

I’m touched by———
I think it is very little suffering to become
attached to you.

You have imagined our ills, you have imagined
that you could feel being sapped and broken,
as if the rigid parts were giving way one by one.

We were all thinking “you simply,” as you say,
“show her the outside.”