Wednesday Poetry: Daydreaming is…

Today I played around with Burroughs’ favorite experimental technique, cut up poetry. Creating work from printed material does reduce poetry to a jigsaw puzzle, but isn’t that really what poetry is: a jigsaw puzzle of thoughts and words? The act of gluing together words in different fonts and colors is like deconstructing the world and offering it new structure in poetic disorder.

I might have to take this up regularly.

Until next time…

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