Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Two of the best


a word by any other name

a gnome by any other worm, a
weed by any other knee, a mean by any other bird, any wide
other by any mine, a need by any
other wild, any wide
need by other gnome, by any winded bird,
by any other mean word, other ward
by mine, your other
worm beside your knee, by
other any name, any means, other word bird, need,
any by any other any
wild, weedy, needy, gnomey, othery word

For Gertrude Stein, and William Shakespeare before her