tongues tied together
long-distance phone calls
out of state
out of body
state of mind
what worlds you speak of when you listen
and i wish it weren't a choice
decisions and scalpels align
"i want to be – " but do i?
i.d. burning or conserving
i.d. unknown
error
unregistered
i want a name like an e
eponymous
egregious
cut it with stilettos in the closet
closer than you think
but you don't
so never mind
call me the king of
quiet.