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  • Mmm...bathos almost does it, but not quite.

    July 4, 2007

  • quick, what is a word that means both absurd and poignant?

    July 4, 2007

  • Denotes the powerful surging movements of cephalopods.
    Coined for the poem "An amorous squid to his love";

    Come, my love
    past the roughness
    of the clams

    the darkness
    is ours!
    the yellow eye

    that glitters above
    is gone – let me
    lace you

    in my arms,
    let us
    squalloop

    together, deeper
    ever deeper
    past the sleeping whale...

    poem continues, I'm afraid

    July 4, 2007