SLOW DOWN/GET LOST
I don't want sound to pretend that it's a bucket
or that it's a president
or that it's in love with another sound. 1
Pair of Pears
New Formal Objects
The street can be observed through the windowpane,
which diminishes its sounds so that its movements become phantom-like.
The street itself, as seen through the transparent
(yet hard and firm) pane seems set apart,
existing and pulsating as if "beyond." 2
a painting you can't climb
So I had a hard time giving up some of them. But I managed to.
I gave up the idea of evolution.
All of them. I gave up all of the theories. Even the atomic theory.
And then I don't have any ideas myself, and I don't believe anybody else's
so that leaves me a clear mind. 3