Vancouver Special: handyman special
wilt on, railed at, ramped at ceilings. (& smack.)
scrum towards unpiqued parapet, widow's walk.
iron rosette / arrow-heads rest-places —
cast these Rococo griefs bad. restart mad
retail chase. (lustred lead-jackets, low states;
brutish x-rays of income renovate
ideologies last.) frames of setbacks,
property lines, red tape littering chic
hardboard stacked at curb. earth tact doesn't a-
hem its objections that it's not a slave.
play make-believe with the swing of a crane.
take what's coffered, curved, in vogue, rearrange
a la mode: glass block with ice cream atop
the industrial ducts. when the music stops —