revision (from Moving Pictures)

Waterloo (South London)

Some of the
valves are working
harder. Than. They should.
Hold yr horses. Perk up. He leans
nearer toying with his clips.
the sexless
life of childhood I need
to go and do something
nerdy. Leaning into
the rancid. Sugar
packets square unstained
table wood. Clean. Protestant.
Choke cherry. I’m moving
away from the conveniences.