The radio animals travel in lavender clouds. They are always chattering, they are always cold. Look directly at the buzzing blur and you'll see twitter, hear flicker—that's how much they ignore the roadblocks. They're rabid with doubt. When a strong sunbeam hits the cloud, the heat in their bones lends them a temporary gravity and they sink to the ground. Their little thudding footsteps sound like "Testing, testing, 1 2 3" from a far-away galaxy. Like pitter and its petite echo, patter. On land, they scatter into gutters and alleyways, pressing their noses into open Coke cans, transmitting their secrets to the silver circle at the bottom of the can. Of course we've wired their confessionals and hired a translator. We know that when they call us Walkie Talkies they mean it scornfully, that they disdain our in and outboxes, our tests of true or false.
A Fox's Tail is Called a Brush
There is the room I will pretend does not exist, for now. For now that room does not exist. Really remember colors reflected in pools of water. The marshaling of evidence. Cats of what colors. A spectrum. Color to describe the cat that is down. That cat that is to the side. With one eye. What is scratch made up of? A florescent rhibisom is working on figuring it out. Figuring it out in a mouse's mind. I break up all the leaves into bits. I am hard at summer. Let the music loud! I can have a color in my mind and I cannot make it. How do you make a mirror? I want you to understand. Do you understand me? I understand. They understand. You understand. I hope your summer is being a good summer. Grasses and radios. Get archaic. A hunter looking for a streaming blue. You were in the weather. You idea. A not new idea. A room. I got home and my door was blue. It was a fox and a picture of you.