Strange I lose my gear
I think as I wake up
in the fifteen minutes afterward.
Off shelf reached through
crazy desperation hung
the Hanged Man of the Holy Tarot;
L’Hueso de Espalda del Hombre Colgado.
Monster the feed you must,
synthetic puppet Master Yoda
creation hands having breakfast,
lunch & dinner. At Universal
Studios Florida on location for
the shooting of Star Wars sequel
The Empire Strikes Back…
Thank you Frank N Furter for trephanning
me, undoing my circumcision.
It’s a gas – Here! Here! – that
Frankie’s landed. His lust is so sincere.
The toasters – Ai here here! – tip cups.
to do due homage to sir savior perennially.
Chopin Sonata, last to middle movement,
1953 recorded by William Kapell;
prior to the pianist being taken down, hands
and all in a deadly commercial airliner crash.
‘Them aircraft’re dangey russ,’
resignedly comments a yokel, who is
standing by, an extra to the scene.
‘Yappi!’ he spits tobacco, or
“To Ba Key,” as he’d himself call it
were he discussing how wacky
smoking were for his head.
We all exalted rejoiced.
Pork or seafood wanton?
How bout brown rice noodle?
How done? Soba or udon?
Flour, como tortilla, frita; Frida Kahlo:
Don Diego, Seigneur, immoral Lord,
portrait Mexico in mural since the settling
of the Spanish, when progress first began
with their cannons, grenades, bayonets,
their muskets and the mustard gas
that the enemy set off canisters of.
The eminence of the downcast
comely home swirls. Mood is rainy day.
whether or not the sky is clear
or the sun is shining. The omphalos is
a square pocket of midday shadow;
corners its final frontiers; distance
streets are from one another.
This where I live,
that where I went
looking for sex somehow or other
Approximate feet to the foreground
Slenderman in Velasquez’s Meninas,
front off the cliff’s face.
pelts the gray rock
below. Stains paint.
Strange I lost my gear
at seven in the morning,
the day after Halloween.
I, Elliott, no surname, Thomas, Henry,
was pale clown face painted.
You ET, a candy colored clown who
silhouetted my bicycle on the full moon.