Little Billboards #11–20

body and belief between sesame-seed buns you are what you eat

body and belief
between sesame-seed buns
you are what you eat

Humument/Haiku source: Fast Food Nation, Eric Schlosser, p. 10.

 

 

12.

Fever dream: My daughter plays with a porcupine stuck in a wall vent.

 

13.

 

The correspondent received honors in the war on his first book.

The correspondent received honors in the war on his first book.

 

 

14.

I feel as out of place as the steel drums on the Commando soundtrack.

 

 

15.

The wing seat is oppressive, but Schoenberg sweetens the apocalypse.

For Richard Matheson (1926-2013)

 

16.

The house had been lines. His smile a millimeter. Life was what was next.

The house had been lines.
His smile a millimeter.
Life was what was next.

 

Source: KVJ, Welcome to the Monkey House, p. 308

 

17.

At home, my dog snores
like cracked newscasts from Sirius
or the hum of cherubim.

I rub her ear and know
even mud reflects the heavens.

 

18.

I was lucky to finish the dishes without an epiphany.

 

 

19.

Welcome the Monkey. You will be nothing at last. Welcome the Monkey

Welcome the Monkey.
You will be nothing at last.
Welcome the Monkey

 

Source: KVJ, Welcome to the Monkey Housep. 47

 

20.

I Have a Can Opener

 

 

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