shaped by trajectory.
a wind settles in the body.
Echécatl the breath, the flint & spark.
the house of prayers.
when sounds exchange questions
when light enters the lung
the noun: a variable absence
a law pinned to a quail's wing.
The crisis crown. black thorns piercing. for of
inviolate flesh a replica of flesh. dioramas of bodies.
lashed & stretched. trunk opened for reverence. in
the thickening. death of the compound. noun we
are. bones bleached to bear. wings of dried lungs.
paling the sovereign. for the world speech defies.