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LIBROTHING: lapsus [2022_fcrii/mhwl]

una selección de poemas escritos entre 2014 y 2017 por el poeta y rapero boricua fcrii. meditaciones sobre la memoria, el dogma y la metapoesía intercaladas con dibujos oníricos. "lapsus" es un libro que nos invita a bailar en el espacio entre lo que se quiere decir y lo que se dice.

editado en colaboración con mhwl quien también hizo un collage que está incluido en la colección.

lee/escucha/desgarga gratis aquí

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a selection of poems written between 2014 and 2017 by the boricua poet and rapper fcrii. meditations on memory, dogma, and metapoetry interspersed with oneiric drawings. "lapsus" is a book that invites us to dance in the space between what's meant and what's said.

edited in collaboration with mhwl who also made a collage which is included in the collection.

read/listen/download for free here

BOOKLIBROTHING: márgenes//margins [2021_tg/mhwl/cndi/rg]

una colección de poemas escritos por tg en los márgenes de otras obras. traducido del español en colaboración por mhwl, cndi y rg.

edición bilingüe y bidireccional. impresa en casa. hecho a mano. gratis a leer/escuchar abajo. escríbenos si quieres una copia física [$5-10 escala móvil].

lee en español aquí

escucha en español aquí [leído por tg]

fotos del libro aquí

ve el lanzamiento aquí

si quieres imprimir tu propia copia, escríbenos y te enviaremos los archivos listos para imprimir con instrucciones :)

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a collection of poems written by tg in the margins of other works. collaboratively translated from the spanish by mhwl, cndi, and rg.

bilingual, bidirectional edition. printed at home. bound by hand. free to read/listen below. email for physical copy [$5-10 sliding scale].

read in english here

listen in english here [read by jg]

pics of the book here

watch the book launch here

if you'd like to print your own copy, email us and we'll send you the print-ready files with instructions :)

CO-POEMTHING: vip typo [2021 nf/rg]

multi-modal fast-paced exquisite corpse made in a flash using a typewriter, magazine scraps, the language is a virus visual poetry tool, and good old fashioned pencil and paper. generated during nf's weekend visit to phx. the lingering question ... how many arms and brains do we have?

read here

recording in process

ZINETHING: ice [2021 hb]

excerpts from an unpublished manuscript written during three winter months the writer [hb] spent alone in a small fishing town at the end of a long sand spit reaching out into the atlantic ocean, where she had fled in a major life crisis. the original manuscript, in the form of a journal, begins with this entry.

40-page frosted zine printed and assembled with love in the sonoran desert. free to read below. email for physical copy.

read here

listen here

download print-ready pdf here
[full scale, doubled-sided, flip on short edge]

physical zine pics here

original [revised] email from hb to rg sent 09.06.20 here

ZINETHING: the trans prefix [2021 njg]

poemessay on translation, alternatives to acrossness, googlenglish, criss-crossing peripheries, personal projections, and transness. a work in progress.

32-page micro-zine printed on a single sheet of 8.5" x 11" paper. second spore in the no.good.home LESSAY SERIES. free to read below. email for physical copy.

read here

listen here

download print-ready pdf here
[full scale, doubled-sided, flip on short edge]

assembly tutorial gif here
[in progress]

physical zine pics here

ZINETHING: being a cretcha [2021 njg]

poemessay on epistemic injustice, vernal pools, translation, misapprehension, and, of course, being a cretcha.

32-page micro-zine printed on a single sheet of 8.5" x 11" paper. inaugural spore in the no.good.home LESSAY SERIES. free to read below. email for physical copy.

read here

listen here

download print-ready pdf here
[full scale, doubled-sided, flip on short edge]

assembly tutorial gif here
[in progress]

physical zine pics here

ZINETHING: condo®s [2021 rg]

writing around/toward the vulturistic condo-highrise apocalypse currently underway in phx.

read, listen, download, respond here

POEMTHING: self-sooth/e [2021 njg]

another dream poem:

text below
audio
here

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self-sooth/e

the mornings
this body
wakes

[between] /pillow :: legs
[another] /yet :: hour of
[life] /squeezing for dear

/dream

[body] /this :: walked as another
moved as another
comforted as another
initiated as another
loved as another
rejected as another

[another] /this body is
/this day is
/this life :: life,
/ :: walk,
/ :: light,
/ :: hour,
/ :: time,
/ :: wake

for the -::-
of this
body

-[spaces][possibilities][placeholder]-

POEMTHING: /injunction :: [2021 njg]

woke up from a dream with a burning need to spit out a syntax poem:

text below...

two audio versions here [exact] + here [adjacent]

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-::-

/injunction ::

do not roam
[this web] /-inter-
[this body] /the contours of
[this home] /between :: and yours

do not roam this body

do not spare
[the time] /me
[the glances] /me /yourself
but do spare
[me] //

sparing
[glances] /adj.
[change] /零 /some :: to a state [being] /of
[movement] [energy] /the transfer of

this economy
[motion] /of /of e:: /of com:: /in endless

what happened to [motion] /economy of :: ?

[of] course /::f
we, [course] /[of] //::f
cour /::sing /::age /s:: /s::ge

[are] /[we wish] //who :: we were?
/sp:: us (it) all

[ease] /pl:: /::!
/:: [our] //y::self
/:: me
[to] /s::p /a::ne /::ggle the state
[be] //of ::ing
[as] /ple::e

-::-