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Uptake

October 30, 2019

Pretend that Dick Cheney took control of everything 42 years ago by beating Kissinger at rousing game of “quarters” and know that to our credit, it took him several more decades to convince us to ban straws in a few cities.

 

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Nation Buildings

September 24, 2019

 

Turn David Letterman’s ranch
into one Walmart, two Whole Foods and six Five Guys,
then go to Winthrop and do it again.

 

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Gernalisms During the Post-Army Anthrax Attacks

September 4, 2019

the distractions kill
easier now
that the netflix entertains us from what i can’t remember still again also

 

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Poof

August 20, 2019

 

The last poet struggles to paint the scene of the last rainforest burning for no one remaining even as another episode of Grey’s Anatomy plays and still, somehow, the last Debra Messing is able to leave a last comment blaming all the grammaring on Susan Sarandon.

 

 

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Gone THING Gone

August 15, 2019

Got zero dental.
Healthcare is affordable and working great
every other place that we bomb.
Our bulletproof back-to-school backpacks also now come in varying shades of dead.

 

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War During microbeer Time

August 13, 2019

 

Cornell on my radio gently screaming at the background.
I’m still here,
thinking of you near post-Bremerton.

 

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Like a Wyland Bridge Over V-Pod Waters: The Sermon

July 27, 2019

And when the mountain goats fly over the Sound to some other gated community hills above the hubris, among the detritus…Wyland will return! to begin again his mural…his mural of the great dying fish (mammal!) on a hotel wall that is located…just downwind of the latest raw sewage spill equaling 3 million gallonsnear! the poisoned Duwamish, near! the PFAS, near! the forever-wars, near! the runoff of something like 6 million Puget Sounders with a nasty pumpkin spice N’ legal heroin problem.

Doll steak.
Test meat.
Pass the plate.

 

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