STYROFOAM or Inspiring Messages for Daily Living.
Events being enigmatic and multi-causal, histories multiply, and cosmologies
fight amongst themselves, tentacle grappling with tentacle.
Explanations and diagnoses are variously Political, Pragmatic, Moral, Aesthetic, or hinge
On a system of logic entirely detached from REALITY ITSELF
Speaking of which,
Just how stubborn a thing
Is it? REALITY.
And, how can we
Pulverise it? Powers of Positive Thinking
Upsell yourself into a new suit
Sit, sleek and purring in Midnight Mohair
There has to be a Way,
to clap your hands, and tell the rain to stop
falling – but,
at what price?
And who pays?
Magic is for kids, and stolen kisses sour, plus
which spoils every party, and triumph turns to the licking
My current hypothesis,
Force is Impotent,
It always ends in tears.
Which is to say
Push against the resistance,
but not until it gives way
you’ve lost your balance,