Impossible Desire: Depthless Dreams, Tropes of Control

You can’t leave the bones that you were born with
You’re trapped in the world that you’ve been torn with …


Middle-aged crazies, unrequited lovers, the repressed, the refused, the confused, the misplaced, living in dreams, personal, political … feeling the heat, never touching the fire …. For such as these, herewith the draft of a brief, syncopated essay.


*Artwork: Untitled, by Lonnie Atwood, 1962