Tagged: cinema

you are watching the

you are watching the
latest martial arts darling
in asian cinema, something
enigmatic, poetic,
reserved, i am wavering
between accepting and
rejecting myself for not
being as intoxicated,
enraptured by this
exotic intrigue.
there is a fine pretense
between belonging and
not belonging, i can’t
solve for the variables
while holding myself
at arm’s length

saturday matinee,

the difference between

the difference between
me and you
is cinematic –
when the opening
credits roll and an
invisible band begins
to build logarithmic
rapport with 500-watt
surround, we can
sit back and fall
for the disparities
or find ways to
unplug the system,
update the user