snout snake-like tongue ears of a donkey a camel's hump
kangaroo tail tubular teeth of a shark, claws of a bear
probing mysterious roots. "A little something for
every zoologist." An aardvark? painted on a wall.
of the air, B-43 bombs; one M-61 gun, SCAMS in its belly,
a 200-kiloton head, wings swept back outside its body,
sorties from Southeast Asia to the Libyan desert where
new stars hunt in the skin of the old.
is the meaning of a picture of yourself in the image of
a pig whose appetite turned an inquisitive child into a
pail of slops? Penned and tortured the swine was hung dressed
as a man in formal attire: clean white shirt, red tie pulled
into a fatal knot, sunglasses hiding intelligent eyes from
the conscience of the bloodthirsty crowd.