oh sure cynosure!
Christopher Mulrooney

 

contents

 

the tour * to-and-fro * poet laureate of Azusa * at the office * a joke interlude * gamut I * really bland indifference to the course of things * presentation in the temple * the bikini area * roods & screens * electioneering * a muscular grace * the ointment in everyone’s fly * gamut II * sorority girl * times told often * to a writer * the hospitable host * meditation on art & science * Queen of Angels * gamut III * the man with a magnifying glass * widdershins * Eureka * inquiry of a tribunal * a call to the United States * three Easter poems * the sterile shoot * Van Gogh’s crows * a few words * transversion * mint & mutton chops * out of mind * book feeler * still * my teachers * Buke * salute * fund * here’s coal in your stocking * British pub * B-girl * cynosure * farfalla * the marsupial poet * laugh track * Placentia * art museum * clinic tower * refuge * the public servant * the castle moat * viaduct * a man walking along a bridge * Dryden Place * judgment of Paris * quite * line * pizza party * clown parade * the statue in the public square * benefactress * the ballet master * utensils of the range * a day of rain and sunshine * fantabs * little press whores * Hume ever * “squad of the pink-haired snot” * palŠologist * Nelson in Dublin * the minder * Dylan Thomas Centenary * editrix