"I Do Not Right Water" by J.A. Pak


A bulky manatee
looks graceful dancing
in water. I do not.
Right place, dance, partner
a damaged foot of a chromosome random and designed

handicap or gift
placement, adjective
languages that
make you hold your breath

ideas, expectations
as verbs part & grind to the bottom & dissolve & I do not

right water. 

"Untitled" by J.A. Pak

My head is without a body

    traveling nonspatially
    while my body conceives space.

My head is a body

    That is

        My head is a container
        in which movement is non


           That is

               My head is sans body

All movement non space

Non Sans head body

        that is