"There is always a philosophy for lack of courage."—Albert Camus

Sunday, August 14, 2005

Bummers Part Trois

Since today's theme seems to be the consideration of crummy things, let me add this poem from today's LA Times Book Review:

Permutations

stone in water
growing
still

water in stone
still
growing

in the I whose eye
in the eye what sky
in the sky where's I

ow-ow-ow-ow-howl
ow-ow-ow-ow-owl
ow-ow-ow-ow-wow
ow-ow-ow-ow-bow

the nothingness of all
the whole in the hole

how perfect a fit

---Amy Uyematsu


How
ow-ow-ow-ow-foul.

The nothingness of this
hole in the whole.

What a perfect piece of

1 comment:

Jay D. Homnick said...

Hold the film crooked
and see the flim
cheery bim bim bam
all just flim flam.