south texas experience 2

The valley is not a valley at all.

Do you know so and so? No some one I used to see in sentences small cities, town, and neighborhoods. They were like salt. And neon at night. The valley is always green.

 

Maybe they will leave. The valley is a recipe of old and new nouns. Maybe they will leave then. I have not learned all the grammar techniques.

I forgot the measurements. It bakes well here. The valley is flat now. Microphones ago it rose.

“We tell ourselves stories to live.” They used the valley as background noise. I was there years ago when they took the pulpit with other words.

Do you know so and so

No, I saw them form. The valley is not an onion

The valley is not a flower or a song. The flower is not a guitar keyboard synth.  Maybe not a guitar but an accordion. Maybe the valley is a mesquite tree, ugly disfigured, useful when burned.

The valley is not a book or a stanza. The valley is not in tune. The valley is not seasonal.

*near the river. You see things like razors, deodorant, old towels, plastic bags full of clothes. The border patrol passes us by, wave wave, say hi. Act like you belong.

5.21.12. zines,zine writing,south texas,

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