from '[of sirens / body & faultines]'

                                   that fear bred by law & capital newsprint
                                                     frays nerve only in our cellular /*
                                                                       taken daily to pave / ages
                                   to the bullet for any black person :
                                                               state sanctioned & de
                                         -livered as just /
                                                                  sphere of such notions dispossessing
                                                               ;; rational w/ the cuff-threat to our friends _:

                          of officer cognitions :: that this death
                          does not exist in our borders /,, elevations
                                                of possible violence
                                                                               w/in the solidarity & not
                                                                               baton & cell,, that the mass
                                                                               arrest here is not for profiles
                                                                  racialised w/ white cop
                                                                                                      minority against
                                           brown & black youth our ‘breathe’
                                           inflect resounds fierce, feminine /  
                          that the guilty particular remains determinate
                          negation of cognitive blood of the british state since 2001
                                                            , 1981, 1757, 1562 tends our separations by culture, by the
                                                                                        knife at skin

                                       // what momentary we crashed
                                       still regent & oxford sts brooklyn
                                       bridge FDR drive route 580 the
                                       flaming economy of ferguson ;; as our ‘don’t
                               shoot’ & bodies
                                                       break the / whitehall fear charge of riot vans

                                                                                                                            [december 2014]


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