This work lifts--lifts off--from many sources, most 'notably': O'Hara's "Personal Poem," Derrida's Dissemination, Agamben's Stanzas, James' The Sacred Fount, Palmer's Notes for Echo Lake, and Acker's My Mother: Demonology. Special thanks to Mark Amerika for opening my Is to the form / opening the form for us all....

For VNL!

Laura Mullen was blond on August 27th 1959; her books include After I Was Dead and The Tales of Horror. She teaches at Colorado State University.