this is another attack
another way to diminish--
another way to seclude
another way to intrude
another start to finish

this is another attack
a simple complication--
a simple symbolic gesture
a simple cyclonic censure
an overnight cessation

so close your eyes
it's too close to disguise...
back away from the scene
it's all a part of the scheme
it falls apart at the seams…

doncha turn your back on this attack
even though it might look like just another hack
you never know how much punch it might pack
until it's complete

doncha turn and run until you think it's done
it'll bite and fight you til the black conclusion
systemwide failure custom tailored
to bring you to your knees

an apology

blistering heat from the scourged and scoured sun is turning and burning my skin to a radiant dayglow rainbow  of blues purples and reds alm...