this already feels dated.3m
10mI like to share irrelevant things. like what I had for dinner. or what my cats might say in human language. I'm sure you appreciate these.
13mpoem-audiences will tolerate self-deprecating brags, too, as they're looking for something that speaks to them. don't retweet this.
14mconsoling myself about how long since my last fuck by remembering the last time I fucked was in (sic) Lake Tuscaloosa. not working.
19mleast you can get away w/ drab confessionalism in poetry. just call it liminal. more patience. your audience obv. has nothing better to do.
1hart of the bad poem. smart of the favorited tweet. the canny everyday permits messianic interventions, but you can always follow DONGLORD69
2hthe form demands a certain wit achieved by some more than others. what interests me is the sense of implied mastery automatically conferred.
3h"Your Tweet was over 140 characters. You'll have to be more clever."
3hthere's a sort of rigor in constraint, as well as relief. if you haven't said it by now, you're not saying it right. poetweet. psh. the myth of poetry as violation is outmoded.
5hwhat're you gonna do when Kony gets famous. do #awp sluts look like porn bots (i.e. authentic). poems as temporal. tweets as immortal.
8h"How small a thought it takes to fill a whole life." -L. Wittgenstein #wellread #lookatme #lastwordproblems