missing person theory

tongue twister delight
in neglect of character-
building pursuits

hightailing out of
home and its environs
licking language

sideways deploying
the barest of essential
memes. you chose them, you

chose you in all your
abundant crow meat
mansong muscle luck

down long drawn halls
with blinking
data on the walls. you

can’t possibly realise
your significance beyond
this point but the evidence is

a dent in spacetime
one metre wide
one minute deep

perhaps it’s
where you were
because you are