Shadorma 324, 325

From the poetry collection published in 2021 containing poems written in 2020, The Immediate and No Sooner.

Shadorma 324

Knot the string
Tape up two circles
Wrap up in
two colors –
Squeak if it’s too tight for you.
Otherwise, shut up.

Shadorma 325

Here you have
two rolls of tape two
colors two
degrees of
adhesion and you need two
sometimes. Not now. Choose.