Sunday, August 31, 2014

THE DEATH OF ART II (POSTMORTEM)



               The cow hung,
 

                                        the



          side

                    
                                                                       
                   of



                               beef,
                             
       
 
       
         the




                 
               Francis



         
                            Bacon
 
 

                         regardless
 
      
                    how
 
   
it

  
   mimics


                 
                                              fate,


 
                                                      also 
 


                    
                 presages


                
               
                                 res-
 
 
 
                                        ur-
 
   
           
                                                  rection 


.
.
 
.        

                                                                                                                                     

Sunday, August 24, 2014

THE DEATH OF ART

 
 
             
                   My suicide note,
 
 
 
 
   
        to contrive — 
 
  
                 
                      
                       
                         goes
                              on
 
                
          
      centuries
                long ...
 

      
       



  





 
                                             The
                           reports                             
 
 
 
 
                      
          
 
 
 attributing
 
 
  
                          this
          demise
                    
                                                                                                        
                         
                          
           foretell
                        
 
 
                 



                         an avant-
                         garde.
 
 

       Long may I write.
 
 


 

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Sunday, August 10, 2014

VACATION A LA MODE

 

         I could Photoshop
                                  
                                     myself en route





                






            
            to some exotic spot;



                                           


                                                                                 




                                                            the way of all clich├ęs,
 





       


          
  and
        destination



                                             
                         

           for
                               every
                                             season,



                                                                                           
                                              
 
                              alluded to








                               in fashion shoots

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
                                                                 .