in errant teeth…

Photograph: Dr. Ed Uthman. Public Domain. CC.

terra incognita

the third testicle
teratoma

terra incongnita

a life unformed
a life imbibed in errant teeth & muscle
hair missing its natural head

imperfectly formed world
impostor globe of skin

a sibling incised
excised

space in absentia
a world unknown

“Beginning a novel is always hard. It feels like going nowhere. I always have to write at least 100 pages that go into the trashcan before it finally begins to work. It’s discouraging, but necessary to write those pages. I try to consider them pages -100 to 0 of the novel.”

— Barbara Kingsolver

About istsfor manity

i'm a truncated word-person looking for an assemblage of extracted teeth in a tent full of mosquitoes (and currently writing a novel without writing a novel word) and pulling nothing but the difficult out of the top hat while the bunny munches grass in the hallway. you might say: i’m thee asynchronous voice over in search of a film....
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