He bends and adjusts the washing machine’s light hoses.
He bends and lifts the gas tanker’s heavy hose.
He lifts soft drink crates.
Flavored sugary water.
Flow, fluids, flow.
Full moons – so frequent,
Barely the 30-day break in fat yellow circles ….
Baseball seasons, over in fall, start in spring,
Championship to championship – rapid.
Rookies age to veterans ….
Shovel in, shovel out ….
The moon drops.
The batting and pitching records recorded.
The shovel leans.
I walk a circle,
The steps temporary, quick, a force ….
We to become paperclips,
Clips, minds, robots – computer printed ….
Imagine a paperclip
Looking through a dirty restaurant window
At an orange white sunrise ….
See the miniature coffee vial, fastened ….