PLINTH is more than a journal. PLINTH collects & manifests an alternate canon. Source: SLIME BIRTH by Jamie Grefe ///// . PLINTH . [issue 07] Special thanks to Lily Hoang, Allison Titus, and all of my New England College partners in weird literary crime.
The guilty will die in shallow ponds of blood splattered in streaks on wet grass. I’ll paint my face: red lines, black rot smeared messy, and a field of memory like a morning snowfall blotting out a flute’s hollow simmer at dawn. I’ve been released to live among thought. These are the conditions of deception [...]
A placid sludge trek (a wettening) The day split into tiny arm births Water breath poetics: the sea lion, the anemone Painting the sacrosanct liminal Thirty-six frames of bereavement Night walking toward the Yokohama sea-line Black born of pink swimming (the first dive) Horizon arcs Psycho-loop (triage) Split arms are beamed In the sludge-strewn sand [...]
If John Carpenter and Vangelis slipped into a vaporized vortex of oblivion or obliterated cities smoldering in the fumes of humanity's dead future, THE LAST DEFENDER would be the only remaining remedy for aural healing. But it's only the imagination of a movie. And this isn't merely a nostalgia for retro moods and bygone times, [...]
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