RE 40 (SUMMER)
Mr. Garlic?, a dumb funnel, man your tan.
Smug solo cloud over anthropomorphic
The ocean knows you
RE 66 (TIRED FROM SLEEPING)
: closure as value :
to a so-sigh-ity : of others :
of boxing up, leaking
psychiatry : for more
money : the loss must
roll over, XML,
pale fire, of retardation:
sequences in: holes
better in weather of
no weather :
“field of inscription” –Bracha Ettinger (in the matrixial) (Graduate School, 2007, Youtube)
“to show the co-“
with Julian Brolaski
Too much of wind, comrade, and naught of water
makes haste of Himmel’s cheap dalliances.
Like the moon controls the night, or tries,
but the black is hiddenly drifting.
James Wagner is the author of Geisttraum (Esther Press, 2010), Work Book (Nothing Moments, 2007), Trilce (Calamari Press, 2006), and the false sun recordings (3rd bed, 2003). Other pieces from RE have appeared, or will appear, in Abraham Lincoln, Fence, SPD Today, Spring Formal, Tits–a 24-hour journal of poetry and poetics, West Wind Review, and Zoland Poetry.