(Joyce meets tsunami)
east, in the eastern rising lands, a tide, westering, earthdrawn,
rising, the morning sun bloodied in its wake. She drags, pulls, shifts,
hauls, trascines her hydraulic load. Tides born of tides, moondrawn,
myriadheaded, within her, within her blood, oinopa ponton:
the winedark sea. A wet sign calls her hour, bids the earth-shaken
fallen rise, bids the wet-dirt wounded rise, bids the blooddimmed
peoples rise, as she radiates out, out, out, forever from her bed. The
wet sign calls her hour, bids all to rise from childbed, bridebed,
deathbed, rise. He comes, the pale salt vampire, in clouds and tears,
and claws, battle-led, draws, battle-red, mouth-to-mouth, limb-to-limb,
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