my summer vacation (20160626)

i have sharpened corners
a six-sided box of a man

i don’t breathe anymore
so i can live my life backwards

everything flips

my past wriggles like a snake
drawn endlessly from my spine

a magician’s trick of
of unending handkerchiefs

outside a beautiful evening cools
while i think about

school and how far
i have run from learning

a damned