Articles by Talking Pictures

xyzett

July 23, 2019

whenever a slender boy comes along spelling out weak i look to the ankles where rips & ringlets of snakes point to the pattern of the great blind worm & his arms seem to catch the glider composed by a chestnut firm he will say to the ranger: [...]

Parable #16: Question

June 21, 2019

My pool game was off. I had lost three of the last four matches. Anders said, “Do you think it might be the way you’re relating to the material?” ⁠—Adam [...]

morn straits

June 20, 2019

  in the wee hours of bird song a twinkle, a blink the black slate of transliteration runs across the orange rising of winging baby pheasants breaking the dips of vite … vite  phasis daybreak at Colchis; important that they aren’t [...]

Bel Fullana and the Rape of Isla Bonita

June 13, 2019

Does All inclusive look like a display of “playful sexual freedom” to you? This painting and the other two paintings in this essay are described that way in the gallery press release, which also employs forms of the words “ambiguity” and [...]

volence*

May 30, 2019

curve & neon air badlands & cornhusker state or nebraska the grand island of middle end while planes burst into flames & firefighters go astray visiting fresh trouble never paying a call to uproars the disruptive skies the mending of [...]

Letter about the shepherdesses of lyra

May 16, 2019

  Finally read your poem! “Stories that we tell about ourselves To the lyre of self-instrumentalization While knives are floating over the flensing deck Dissention of knives Then Ascension As mounting of the brightest star An i carved [...]

the shepherdesses of Lyra

May 16, 2019

  lyre & flensing deck lama or roskilde zealand or zealous land lama or roskelley mad knee or mc kee or mac the knife we’ll see “teltowkanal” 1961 someone took suit & briefcase to be afloat to swim-step to new ground [...]