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“Palimpsests” on Blackbox Manifold

Palimpsests on Blackbox Manifold Some of my new work has appeared in Blackbox Manifold, issue 8. “Palimpsests” is a long poem that interacts with Y Mabinogi, a Medieval Welsh manuscript in a psychogeographical enquiry.  I have used techniques ranging from … Continue reading

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Love Poem 2

Love Poem 2   slick in the lactic stale of sextet                                              they crabclinch in their cuneiform          and listen to the music that kilts and suck their scab-wrecked skin                                 tantric and crystal                     a tryst                                                                                rustic and grasp … Continue reading

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Mannequin

Mannequin   a scuffed dance of limbless bend                                             naked and mime             pornographic as napkin                           faux-nylon on a the medal of stones     and rock-kinky in her slink-nip frame   a scuffed dance of limbless bend                                           cadence-fuck … Continue reading

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Shadow-Crab

Shadow-Crab   the bend of the ash-swell                                kotos a rough-spun-sung musk          bracken-axe and carob in the shadow-warp of bark                    a balk of lifeless ruffle in the samphire                                                                                     bow-howl                                                                                     bow-howl   as a … Continue reading

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For(u)m

For(u)m   in the iamb of razors       he arias toward the basque-clad bosom of a black-flaxen crow a harrow of vizier with sphinx-cloaked wing             that sea-shores the flex-tide and shale-scars                                                    where the ships salt through the rip … Continue reading

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Third Negative Space

Third Negative Space              this is not a girl                                                               a matron       … Continue reading

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Eighth Negative Space

Eighth Negative Space in the dactyl of cycle                         super-novi quarter               the sun’s repose      a watercolour rust on the scree                                                 of cyrillic glot                        garbed in the … Continue reading

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Ninth Negstive Space

Ninth Negative Space an ouija-etched witch rolls out her tongue                                                       svelte in elemental drip                ethnic and … Continue reading

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Twelfth Negative Space

Twelfth Negative Space the rubric drum of Beelzebub             bleats embezzled on the tympanum     irked and sap                                 a glass-blow of stanza                       curve and bevel                                         … Continue reading

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Fourteenth Negative Space

Fourteenth Negative Space                                                                                       la-la-tay                                                                                     doh-fah-soh                                                                                                 th                                        and the tambourines rustle and archive of shale                        viking and crimson in the lash of tort                   … Continue reading

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