previous tenants  

Vancouver Special

enough failed attempts at beauty 

to declare: 

"un-
ique" 

split-level sale-
sign res-
ponses force-fit quest-
ions, 

mort-
gage-tailored, spec-

ific. 

nu-

clear. 

cur-
bed.  

questions: how to fit? to family? to live on ear-
th?
and wh-
at not to afford?

(what not to afford?)

how to look like somew-
here?

he-
re?

somew-
here, grace
form-fit, front lawn 
stucco sophist-
icate. 

to be. to be.
a-
ll 

those glittering glass 
plates.

connoisseurs w-
ant sheets and sur-
faces,

woo-
d reminiscent of wood before the killing. a-
gain,

but this ti-
me 

further east, w-
ith 

fee-

lin-
g.

Joanne E. Valin

RENOVATE

 

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