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On the Toad J D Nelson


The Red Ceilings Press

MMXI [rcp 28] www.theredceilingspress.co.uk www.redceilings.blogspot.com/


On the Toad J D Nelson October, 2010 – June, 2011 Lafayette, Colorado


The Part of the Pig that Gives us Ink Love yourself. The wolf was killed for its marrow. Rainbow gristle. One Ry-Krisp. Pennies in baggies. Gallons of mobster milk with the vitamins missing. I keep a balcony falcon. I was certain that Monopoly came with white dice, but my cousin insisted that they were red and translucent. Understand my farm. Vulcan cubes. Bottle of pie. Steak and Popsicles. Unicorn salt, the green Denver of dreams. / a pod of pelicans clucking like chicken cousins / The sea here is warm gravy.


Down in Denver ÷ No Carrots The stolen name of the world is a blue Huffy. I handy the power of possible. Lunch was a tugboat slouch, a salt picnic in winter. It’s too late for the Red Rocks Crüe. There’s always Kansas. Detention of the voice. Your silk barnyard was worse. Other socks, but Portland. “Let me call you backwards. I’m watching the game,” I said.


Rat Mask Triplica The United States of Popcorn Balls. little Cadillac suns roses and rock salt cloned people under a bridge eating rice and raisins a bicentennial quarter walrus fuss alien beard The walls are made of iced cream. The walls are made of bologna. Everything in the head is a cobra. a little world of my own to feed


Word Life o. n / Š knewsome art-ism № 11 irides tasted venom arboretum a. umm safe sane saran aero sol parkay/parquet tuh-GOOS-kiss


Solar KISS white rose s. whole note s. oft poken miniature sun echo hawk minivan illa o / pillow blare open key:

EYEguana


Saltines in the Hamper invis. now Ramada Wolf eats dollars. brain blanket, nee-norph, the teebee name is LITTLE ROCK seedspitter O • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • K’earth, as such, Keebler born vo id, seen wearing KISS makeup now invis.


]oo[ fool inh. e. aerial - / - / - / - / please. it

timed orb

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it shouted, “!” /// gottle culp


Fake Twenty fork tolkeroy [

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fush & chups sce. o

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seawee’ seatree and valentine and nightwork the bats the typew. sinew never any black coffee only

O° Earth & Moon


IOFORIOLE DREAMB linsk. oilun . nsio 2 . o :... / 90 nkoo koight // hough doid > heowlllisnms bwilliam

s = 0(olved) for x

! PAR. / PR. (O-was) IT WAS teached, praught _pPolow..THIS Sq. M. T8, MOON voiceMM MM


Irish Popcorn {YARN} • (ornery, h. one thinks) a Bickells (of i.) wouldst Fountain Monument apple the pie is a game overb. carp, owl’d, Norv fumes of Darth slum ae. vap. YUR-YUR-YUR-YUR-YUR Penned Utch TWEETH


These Wheat Thins Invisible bread was invented in 1986. Now, a look at sports with Les. roach jelly, including Floyd sssss MOLD (00rbit, to name itself MORNKING) Orson peac. wu. K. ONE REESE’S MONEYmelt forkpie


0(-( | )-)0 (This is an open dream.)

1972 LOU BROCK

pie twitter tree’ve double oriole bacon dadaphone VI! made rice ate rice Tim Ouray DATSUN blue oatmeal 700 & then 500


See Queek, a Clone, the Zuck of Aphids? The Nome of Breakfast Technology. . ZOLLAR ZILL: After three eggs, I became the yellow frog of the One Hundred and First. VOICE MONSTER: It’s me. LURKALOT THE WINCE: A new NOW, now. VOICE MONSTER: Let me in. ZOLLAR ZILL: A tea-drinking world might understand. VOICE MONSTER: Where are my pretzels? LURKALOT THE WINCE: The world is looking for itself in the Farkness.


J D Nelson (b. 1971) experiments with words and sound in his subterranean laboratory. More than 1,000 of his bizarre poems and experimental texts have appeared in many small press and underground publications. He is the author of Roman Meal (Ten Pages Press, 2011), Noise Difficulty Flower (Argotist Ebooks, 2010), and The Frankendelphia Experiment (Tainted Coffee Press, 2010). Visit MadVerse.com for more information and links to his published work. His audio experiments (recorded under the name Owl Brain Atlas) are online at OWLNoise.com. J. D. lives in Colorado, USA.


The Red Ceilings Press

MMXI [rcp 28] www.theredceilingspress.co.uk www.redceilings. blogspot.com/

On the Toad  

by J D Nelson

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