Why don't people tell the truth—you scare people—genocide and how the rich got rich—even a bus shines differently in the light, the glowing splinters—why don't people talk more about the government and power—how do I know the rich can't sleep—promise me the rich can't sleep—
America [Try saying wren]
Try saying wren.
in my body, 4 a.m. in my body, breading and olives and
cherries. Wait, it's all rotten. How am I ever. Oh notebook.
A clown explains the war. What start or color or kind of
grace. I have to teach. I have to run, eat less junk. Oh CNN.
What start or color. There's a fist of meat in my solar plexus
and green light in my mouth and little chips of dream flake
off my skin. Try saying wren. Try saying