Rose (with Mina Loy)

disbuddings
                                                               summoning
                                                               thefts of the
                                                                   fetish
                                                                       in this bloodless
                                                                                          succour
                                                                                 gold is dust
                                                                          castings
                                                           lapped as lupinous
                                                    (weeping.red.)
                                                              whithering greenly
                                                                      throngings
                                                       blue.black.white.
                                                           glassy
                                                                     (the blab and the boil of it)
                                                                  by a hook riven
                                                                     latherings
                                                      be-stanced
                                                          their arms glint of the evening sun
                                                                          (other gods
                                                                 foam by mouth.blister.)
                                                                      ensouring
reigns of a disproportionate










Map 8

oval   almond
camel   kohled
red                     s(t)ings
                                       a.he.fling.ing
                                                   his vinegar/grapes
not of
marble conch
gold              hide
(t)issues   observe
succulent guzzlings
of sk i n   f a t
an (r)etching of
         b on e s
                                       (dis)solving
                                                  in his eyes / her f(pl)ace
and sear-i n g
cooks it black   leathery
                                oedematous
cool this
contract/ure
         SCARS/HE/R   begging
                                        for.an.end











Map 9

sprauncy
           numen sit
narcosed in
guilded smalls
                effect an
                       emulgation
                                           of neophiles
                                                                  in purchasory
                       ecmnesia
the imploring
milk and sugar
for tŐ baby bar-
                 te(a)ring treats
                    nepenthine drag-
                        ging out of top
                              to tails
                                      narcohypria
                                                               reap of the
                                                                 nothous
                                                        s(h)elling the fat-less
                                                                   young
                                                                 bound to
                                                             the visionless
                                                                   stasis









Map 10

                                                            rhythmic waves
                                                  of muscular sensing eye spots
                                                   the head generating mucus
                                         conceals the genital opening to
                                       survive   hunt   and mate  thin + watery
                                                   to edges   thick + sticky  front to back   do
                                       eat   their own   dead   cords    lower
                                                   not to the ground  / suspend during
                                                       copulation as self amputate i salt
                                                             mouth-skipping   smell
                                                           electric intestine spits
                                                               yellow surfaces
                                                                   when ground
                                                                          is
                                                                          wet

     © Joanne Ashcroft 2012