IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
DISTRIBUTED WITHIN A NECESSITY TO RELEASE LANGUAGE & IMAGES INTO A WORLD WHICH DOES NOT WANT THEM BUT DOES (LIKE OXYGEN) REQUIRE THEM:

IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
POCKETS OF AIR LIKE POCKETS OF TIME BILLOWING LIKE SAILS PUNCHED BY THE WIND WITH A FORCE IN INVERSE RELATION TO THE LAST GASPS ENDEAVOURED BEFORE INEVITABLE DESCENT FROM THE GASEOUS INTO THE LIQUID STATES LIKE US & LIKE ALL THINGS WHICH HAVE BEEN & WILL BE
VACUUMED INTO THE EMPTY CHASM OF FUTURES OF CERTAIN & UNCERTAIN FINITUDES WHICH WAIT & CONSUME LIKE THE AIR:

IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
WE AS WELL MAY HAVE BEEN & MAY BE DISTRIBUTED WITHIN THIS WORLD & PERHAPS FAINTLY HEARD
BEFORE BEING DISSOLVED INTO THE CRUSHING CLOUDS

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IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
EXHIBITED WITHIN A NECESSITY TO PLACE LANGUAGE & IMAGES ONTO A WORLD WHICH DOES NOT WANT THEM BUT DOES (LIKE HYDROGEN) REQUIRE THEM:

IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
REFRACTED & SPLAYED ATOP & ALONG A PLANE WITH CORRESPONDING PARTS BREACHING & JUTTING
PERPENDICULARLY FROM THEM CARGO UNLOADED YET NOT YET WEIGHTLESS LIKE THE SPLAYED INTERIOR OF A RAT ITS ORGANS REARRANGED IN MIRROR IMAGE RE-PLACED JUST ENOUGH TO ALTER MEANING & REVEALED JUST ENOUGH TO CLARIFY THAT LIKE US & LIKE ALL THINGS WHICH HAVE BEEN & WILL BE ENVELOPED BY THE GELATINOUS CHASMS OF HISTORIES WITH CERTAIN & UNCERTAIN QUANTITIES WHICH WATCH & CONSUME LIKE THE SEA:

IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
WE AS WELL MAY HAVE BEEN & MAY BE EXHIBITED WITHIN THIS WORLD & PERHAPS BRIEFLY SEEN BEFORE BEING DISSOLVED BY THE CURRENTS

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IN ADVANCE OF A SHIPWRECK:
(WE ARE) FLOATING TENTATIVELY ON & BETWEEN SYMBIOTIC YET OPPOSING STATES WHICH ARE NEVERTHELESS UNITED IN THEIR INDIFFERENCE OR HOSTILITY TO OUR BREACHABLE FORMATIONS
WHOSE EFFECTS LIKE GULLS OR LIKE WHALES: LIKE WINDS OR WAVES: ARE STRENGTHENED THROUGH QUANTITY & MAY IN TURN HUMIDIFY OR EVAPORATE IN ORDER THAT THE OSTENSIBLY INEVITABLE
MAY BE EVADED OR MAY BE DELAYED OR REVEALED AS TENUOUS CONSTRUCTIONS: LIKE A HURRICANE COAXED TO A BREEZE: LIKE A TSUNAMI DILUTED TO A RIPPLE: WITH STILL ENOUGH POWER TO ERODE: IF THERE IS STILL ENOUGH TIME TO DO SO