Berberian Sinfonia/ Sliced-and-Diced from Aphasia to [Inflectional Hints of] Eternity

Algeria: Most Serious Threat of All? by Cocteau …les premieres elisions du jour nous furent telles que defaillances du language. –Chronique, St.-John Perse   She perfumed her breasts with rosewater. As certain. As certain as if the narrative of moonlight was bourne through great whirlwinds, from more than half the distance of an entire meteor […]

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Racing with the Moon, Barking at Austria. Jambalaya very much.

Overlapping Orange Thought Balloons by Cocteau easily GLAM as volcanic ash whipped-by-the-wind into passionately aeolian contours. And, keeping that in mind: because she went off on the tu form, her second phone call was exponentially more intimate than envisioned. Imagined. BEACH CLOSED. Previously, Austria was a disjunctive of Prussia. And those were dark, dark days. Yet […]

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Aarrrgh! as Experience

A postmodern artist or writer is in the position of a philosopher: the text he writes, the work he produces are not in principle governed by pre-established rules, and they cannot be fudged according to a determining judgment, by applying familiar categories to the text or to the work. Those rules and categories are what the work of art itself is looking for. –Jean-Francois Lyotard

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In Miniature– Sort of a Monster Mash-Up

Plymouth Rocks, the Grey Album by cocteau “All wordz/ belong to all people [‘cept these].” — Marty Esworthy History, c’mon, tell me a story: GAUL! Three parts! Yeah, one part pet rock, two parts, poison-dart. Mais, dans l’obscurité, tous les chats sont gris. … Those flowers in Spring: a search for luv & glory, m-m-m-my […]

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When Earth Bathed its Sidewalks in Octobery Chalk Strokes

When Earth Bathed its Sidewalks in Octobery Chalk Strokes by cocteau A chalky, palm-printy arc of the rendering is believed to be the progenitor of a fifteenth-century Milanese labyrinthine-red-on-pink on Oooh-bla-dee. Inky– diffuse, aglow, rotating like June moons around a gentle star. Thus, very like the correspondence of actual to perceived position. Which, if altered […]

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Un.imitatable Moons

Un.imitatable Moons by cocteau maintain moans. Alms, them elms, beeg Barry Ul-anov. Singin’ psalms: ague, éclat, éclair. Cool, con-flatable pretty-pret-ty parsnips stipple& ripple. Rattle & roam. Tha’ riotous rollicking moon, rune. Elderberry, cranberry bogs/ ê -clipsed. Rima rued. Ague, ague, ague. Ain’t it funny how time, ain’t it, ain’t it, ain’t ain’tain’t ain’tain’t ain’tain’t ain’tain’t, […]

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