The Antelope As DocumentYona Harvey
1. If I am the dove & you are the wind together we have some business. 2. Maybe I’m a Little Half-Chick, one of the lost ones on the way to Capital City, thinking along the journey: I’m whole & The King will be so pleased to see me. 3. Erase the deities of ocean & sky: 4. If you want to be touched, say, Touch me. If you want to be held, say, Hold me. 5. An antelope running wild on the plains of Africa should not be considered a document. 6. The girl’s green t-shirt reads SAVE DARFUR. Such a message, how shall we classify? In the context of a day without rain? Or in the neighborhood the girl walks? In the borders of her country strapped & declaring war? 7. OBJECT DOCUMENT? Star in sky No Photo of star Yes Animal in wild No Animal in zoo Yes 8. (Coffin draped in flag No) (Photo of coffin draped in flag Yes) 9. Eventually, wisdom arrives— But men spill their milk in the meantime. 10. Who will offer his tongue?
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