Until Differentiating becomes Impossible All hagiographies aside, excessive flattery brings maladroit communicationWhether fish or headless chickens, revelations can cause aimless pondering,Also,capacious, self-entertaining, or proscribed, mental pleasures (boffolas.) Some would-be distant ambits bring into existence weird arrays of experienceOtherwise repudiate general sorts: of smiling & nodding, of backlash, of tears,Both online and face-to-face, while camels carry boxes to sheiks’ desert tents See, self-reported qualities […]
Soft Reasoning Soft reasoning, elsewise known as “acrimony’s cousin,” visits special occasions, Lets loose with random prudence, sends word confetti across most relationships. Apparently, cognitive summersaults are more than party entertainments, result in Glory beyond that appointed by children, elderly, or feeble-minded denizens. It seems, behind every prize rose bush, expertly clipped […]
No Better than Drowned Kittens Few people do better than drowned kittens Even when staying the course of relationships, Most revert to former selves, create lost futures. Socially-assigned gender roles make havoc Thru sociopaths’ cravings, rage, entitlement. Abstruse cultural strata remain off- putting. Vitreous associations, like wine in tin cups, Whether aided […]
ABETTED BY A NEED TO KNOW Abetted by a need to know such things, about most topics, While lecturing on grownup sands, near swimming pools, He failed to appreciate recently powered “fusion’s” ken. Thereafter, in some studies, acquired rights seemed pablum. Standard faculties soon became, in literary fashion, steep Conditions for tenure overrides, signs of […]
Congratulations to Bindweed contributor, KJ Hannah Greenberg on her recent poetry and art collection, One Handed Pianist published this month. KJ Hannah Greenberg’s poem, Soft Reasoning, which appeared in Issue 10 of Bindweed online in May 2020, is included in the collection. We wish you all the best with your new book!