Art-Mark Rothko

I got here too late, my heart begun to soon and born too late,
shaped somewhere before patterns in Latte froth leveraged food into art, and deconstructed postmodern imagery into fractal pragmatism.
Outside, in a world that called to everyone but me,
alone, I made poems of snowflakes and wrapped my restless sentiments
In them for storage and self-preservation.
Unaware that while I waited fashion had de-re-un-dis
connected, reconstructed the symmetry of wit, erasing the t
No, not that one for that would leave – it – alone,
the other one commenting volumes in the absence of one letter.
Mapping in symbols the new social order, absent the viscera.
Elegantly sensi-mental, undisturbed, except by inference,
nothing that could make your fingers sticky,
smell of salted tears or hot sweat.
Rather stylish better dead than head I thought and returned to my snowflakes,
counting them to see how many were required to freeze each poem.
I wonder if I will see them breed, each frozen sentiment unfolded and placed with a flourish, by lyrical courtesans awaiting photo ops, on Bently’s grave, with a note explaining that something usefull had finally been derived From his work .

4 thoughts on “Crystalyrical.

    1. Thank you, I always appreciate feedback and I was a bit nervous about this one since it was kind of a stream of consciousness effort and a different style for me.


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