Relax. This won’t last long.
Or if it does, or if the lines
make you sleepy or bored,
give in to sleep, turn on
the T.V., deal the cards.
This poem is built to withstand
such things. Its feelings
cannot be hurt. They exist
somewhere in the poet,
and I am far away.
Pick it up anytime. Start it
The Neurobiology of Consciousness.
A coloured pen and coloured pencil drawing by *Raydzl, showing: basal ganglia - cerebellar system (motor), the limbic system (emotions, memory), the visual and auditory systems (sensory input).
Cha-Cha With The Zombies
This one is in response to mrsdentonorahippo’s Dracula Cha-Cha-Cha record cover.
“The wars of the future will not be fought on the battlefield or at sea.
They will be fought in space, or possibly on top of a very tall
mountain. In either case, most of the actual fighting will be done by
small robots. And as you go forth today remember always your duty is
clear: To build and maintain those robots. Thank you.”
— Military school Commandant’s graduation address
Boards of Canada: http://warp.net/records/boards-of-canada