Is that his words
can adequately (or greater still)
moment (of existence)–
against all evidence
Is that her words
are better than that moment
(if another had chanced upon it)–
that everything is
(but in no way caricature,
excepting when truth demands it).
For poetry, she says,
is a demanding Truth.
Is that their words
may live on longer
than their still-coiled mortality,
be praised (and justly so)
unto seven generations–
and that in doing so they (they)
would have meaning.
Kaolin Imago Fire is a conglomeration of ideas, side projects, and experiments. Outside of his primary occupation, he also develops computer games, edits Greatest Uncommon Denominator Magazine, and very occasionally teaches computer science. He has had poetry published in Strange Horizons, Every Day Weirdness, and Bull Spec, among others.
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