“active at twilight,”
but zoology does tend toward drama.
Yes, we are currently five Einsteins
away from nailing the mystery of existence.
Meantime, the dictionary has been consulted:
On a warm summer evening,
absurdity darts overhead
I went all the way to the city
to be told
that water is symbolic of the irrational
Streets end in water
pregnancy ends in water
my recent food poisoning ended
and with the tip of my key
my logo into your driver-side door:
—a word found online and fallen
well before the previous century turned.