Saturday October 12, 2019
From a quote by Wendell Berry
It’s a long weekend. Fact.
Or wait do you want to know
if it’s a fact before seeing
Or do you wish to decide yourself?
is an example:
FACT: it is a long weekend.
I am funnier without the pot?
See how one is a call and response
and the other
is some kind of proof or statement
not up for debate?
I am not sure why I am asking you.
You are not me and I know the facts
about me and what is true. And
yes some of them are facts about life
but it is I who is experiencing
them and therefore I can say.
I can also say because of poetic
licence which you do not need to
pass a test to get, but that you
must be willing to risk something.
FACT: I RISK
even when I am scared
I risk even when I am the only one? FACT
The strength is in what I am trying to convey
and maybe it’s not always a fact
or never is
a fact but the point is that
in this moment of telling you
it certainly is because I’ve
committed to it on this
This document is proof: FACT.
FACT: this document is proof of me risking