Thursday
Aug032017

an unlucky building after arson

Mckendy Fils-Aimé


 

.do all we / city every for / blueprint the contain they like
soft / cashmere / they grip the broom / like work needs doing
free / callous are they if even / hands carpenter's a have you
a scar is still skin / unless named / otherwise / otherwise
.it rebuild to / hands no are there when / ruin only is ruin
that has looked / destruction / in the face / & not flinched.
eye an of mascara the / or / suns of full / belly hole's black a
their aftermath / the floor still / singed / dark / warm.
with / ground the smearing / bristles broom's the in / caught
are the things that / burned / & burned / out / spent kindling
here & / yours & / clean finally floor the / dog famished a like
after fire / has licked your home / with its soot covered tongue
away / ash the of last the / sweep to / means it what is this