Bend Back Any Farther And You’ll Be On The Floor
Be gentle when you sweep
It might buckle up
and trip you.
Wild dogs vote on whether to go on a hunt
by sneezing. If the leader of the pack
sneezes, they need fewer sneezers:
some votes count more than others.
She must get cracking on the soup,
but the glacier that pours
from the teapot toward the cup
causes a delay.
A man burns her hand with a cigarette.
The subconscious knows the truth:
it is fairly complex, yet as simple
as telling him to stop.
The postman was in his shirt and underwear,
she said please don’t kill me.
Yet she can’t remember dream #2,
burrowed in for another night.
There is a Bank of America,
and directly across the street
a large, professionally made,
unofficial banner that says:
I HATE THE BANK OF AMERICA