Do Not Connect the Dots Poetry no: 5
Richie had book hair poetry car and Suzy decided to love him
house She was fed up with beeing leftover of love
but Richie’s book was book and hair 1.
was hair. Ain’t no missing letter Suzy has a huge problem that
She’s letter blind when She’
10. s in love with someone
Downloading a kiss She sees words with 1 letter
may take several ages missing: hart instead of heart
By the way She always misunderstands
This poem written in 1956 and misunderstood
in a black Cadillac
while listening Elvis’ 4.
Heartbr 14. Lov* > Love
eak Hotel well
Suzy and Richie walking hand by
hand very happily
Suzy saw a brd and a tre and a brek up**
6. What a shock she was in
*I’m that missing e then she bumped into arc
And I feel terribly lonely without capital M
On this very next tuesday
Suzy met Richie and thought 9.
She’d love him but Richie had In London
no missing letter In a greasy night
Suzy kissed Richie and He
12. kissed her back
I will definitely exclude the verse below in 10 min: that kissing process was like
an exchange or downloading
Beeing sloopy second > whatever you’d like to write (pardon my phraseology)
11. I really appreciated you didn’t connect
That’s why the dots or not yet?
Suzy always carries 3.
a kissing emoji She was really upset but
In case of She was really keen on loving
She cannot down Richie because He had everyting
load her kiss Suzy needs: bok hir pet cr hose
love sometimes can be offline 15. **Most likely her own
Math Poetry no: 21
That’s all Right Mama + Paint it Black + ( myopic - eye) x eyeglasses + 1966 –
House of Rising Sun – Let’s Play House
Ed Sullivan Show + Dover + (Chat > cat) x 6 + night – black : Andy Warhol = ?
a) I killed my self > Commit suicide
b) I was still an intern in your love
c) Why did you abort me everytime you seek an other baby
d) I’m not reached at the moment. Please, try it later.
e) I think being myopic is related to your heart
Translated and rewirtten in english by author.
Umut Yalim was born in Istanbul, in 19.08.1984. He’s done his BA in Fine Art at Chelsea College of the Arts (2003-2007) and MA in Book Arts at Camberwell College of Art & Design (2007 -2008) in London.
He still runs a Fine Art gallery called GaleriBu in Istanbul, Turkey. He’d like to call him self an anti-artist and an anti-poet. He composes his works in this direction both in Fine Art and literature. His poems and anti-poems have been published in literary magazines such as Varlık, Adam Sanat, Yasakmeyve, Bitap (Digital), Bozuk, Çevrimdışı, Orlando, Barbarları BeklerkenYelkensiz.
Havan Hasan, 2016
Rockabilly Köpekleri, 2017
Sırtlan Yalnızlığı, 2018
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