These poems appeared previously in Defenestration
A Twenty-Syllable Epigram on the Modern Haiku
The marriage of today’s
with tomorrow’s oblivion.
A Veritable Waste of Space
Veritible’s a word of minor weight,
mere filler culled to modify the void.
Its meaning tacks to hurry-up-and-wait
–all empty suit, adjectively deployed.
This now concludes my veritable screed
that heaped nonentitude on absent need.