Monday, August 20, 2012

Eat


Fork a phrase.
Masticate. Wash it with spit
to soften it for rip and shred and swallow.
Let it run broken
down the throat’s wet garbage chute
into an acidic pit.
Meditate. Snap the backbones
of its molecules and fit
its parts into your wall’s small holes.
Digest. Poop out the rest.