Margins register flight’s paradox of absent presence.
mouth of stick figure figurines (maximum body-weight metaphor for unfed under need to approximate
human existential enclosure)
plausible coronas donned
fascist hybrid pacifist irony
corrupt and careen
crisscrossing deranged arrangement
escorted alabaster condemnation:
finds inward pleasure pessimistic undergone surgical
reenactment removal fathoms
disparate though double-molded reactions to
combining emotional paradigms, logical burgeons toward active camaraderie.
in soil’s benevolent philanthropy
malleable authorship over shaping
in numerous efforts
as is surplus
combining centered sustenance into various physical formational
--Felino A. Soriano (b. 1974, California) is a case manager and advocate for developmentally and physically disabled adults. He edits/publishes Counterexample Poetics, www.counterexamplepoetics.com, an online journal of experimental artistry, and Differentia Press, dedicated to publishing e-chapbooks of experimental poetry. As a poet, he has authored several collections of poetry, including Among the Interrogated (BlazeVOX [books], 2008), Search among the Absent Found (Recycled Karma Press, 2009), Apperceptions of Reinterpretations (Calliope Nerve Media, 2009), Delineated Functions of Congregated Constructs (Calliope Nerve Media, 2010) and r (please press, 2009). The internal collocation of philosophical studies and love of classic and avant-garde jazz is the explanation for his poetic stimulation. Details are at his website, www.felinosoriano.com.