Whereforto Ye Wanderers

Whereforto Ye Wanderers.

Monday, January 21, 2013

Things Will Only Get Stranger...

a clunky black typewriter
winter's dull frigid bone
muffler shop crime spree
hacking the technocracy
riots in the supermarkets,
burlesque streetside vendors
arabesques of neon visage
housewife revolt
, casinotown luck on
gargantuan gambling ferry fleets.
the collapse of the social
-amidst chattering screens,
rickety pirate oldsmobiles
banging bass down clandestine alleyways,
myriad gleaming chain stores
a gold wristwatch and a quadruple big mac for the 'burbs
  contestation amidst scrunched eager faces on delmar,
a floating cellphone powered island in the mississipi,
love in a hopeless place.

but barges sink
things collapse
multitudes insurrect
winters whither into dogwood spring
clunky black typewriters do their job.

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