loss & disillusion
loss & redemption
stairway the lost generation
or a bird created to bring peace
island & trees & the sea
somewhere through the ice storm
rooted branches reach sky
delete chronological order
add music
brief statements angle existence
within parenthesis outside

(cohorts music & art)

sleep in the theoretical
if you can
the color pink
infuses the clouds—
soon to rain
the indecision
or shatter like
a clock or bowl
you could never find
the convent—could you
perhaps that was
the problem
he was always asleep
in the orange or yellow chair
now we reside in sifted