Insides of mausoleums
i Shapes shifted blue, turquoise endeavored to the favorite bar of constant devotion stumbled across them— distant voices once here thereafter recollected, existent of a higher plane everybody all as one talked about it… some no man’s land sought for if retrogressive. ii Type doors to faded sepulchers spectraled silhouettes align with, bundles what shape-shifts light makes ancestrally devoted here in tombs windows encase them, cutting distance to climb of one’s paradise eternal a squared room dreamed alabaster contorts it. iii Sky’s throw the distance that reaches, touches off-based thermal closed-sets in cold stocks we harvest at once for all if consequents upon our choices stand tall to accuse of some other’s vision what grace is stocked triumphant. Bio: Andrew Cyril Macdonald considers the role of inter-subjectivity in poetic encounter. He celebrates the confrontations between self and Other and the challenges that occur in moments of injustice. He is founding editor of Version (9) Magazine, a poetry journal that implicates all things theoretic. You can find his words in such places as A Long Story Short, Blaze VOX, Cavity Magazine, Experiential-Experimental Literature, Fevers of the Mind, Green Ink Poetry, Lothlorien, Nauseated Drive, Otoliths, Synchronized Chaos, Unlikely Stories and more. When not writing he is busy caring for seven rescued cats and teaching a next generation of poets.