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Analogous to nervous cluelessness is something we might call “anxious gatekeeping.”   This is desire to police the borders of poetry, or of...

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Mythopoetics

MYTHOPOETICS

I never needed mythopoetics.

It wasn't that the myths weren't real;

What's real, after all?

But that it was hard enough to believe in the reality of a shoe.

Still, I clung to the messages of dreams.




DUMP

We "take a dump" but it seems more like leaving something behind.

So does language betray.

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