Where and when will the barriers be in operation

If not, why not use fingers to hold back

the swelling orgasm of wallpaper?

In the corridor at last, is that an armband or

a skin infection? Which plant would you be

and if the body is a great creation why wait

indoors with it? What matters most? Are you

this woman> How would you/she sing

under physical pressure? Why not? What

are the barriers and do they smell

of wood-smoke or human inventions

like keyhole surgery, the cold of refrigeration?

from Instant-Flex 718 (Bloodaxe, 2013), © Heather Phillipson 2013, used by permission of the author and the publisher.

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