greedy the image

beneath the banyan (tanka)

greedy the image
reedy the voice that quavers
needy the sharp tooth
that abstracts the raw terror
beneath the fig banyan tree

images: p. remer

What I’m Reading:

“… but we have seen
The moon in lonely alleys make
A grail of laughter of an empty ash can …”

— Hart Crane / “Chaplinesque”

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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