Tagged: technology

i am backing up

i am backing up
the backup of collective
bytes that will bring you

this memory at your bidding,
provided you’ve the right cables

if technology

when the robots take

nine times out of

nine times out of
ten, we approach each
other without knowing
the mettle of which
we are made. even
after years of testing
one another,
acknowledging as many
variables as our hearts
can hold, we will stumble
upon the end of
things and realize
that we failed to detect
the significance of one or
more properties,
overlooked the
hard spots that
we thought were
holding us together


waking up in the

waking up in the
middle of the night is
measured by percentage
depletion. my body
knows it’s also running
off of battery
power, and
i’ve been up
so 13% ago – time
to slip back
into bed,
re-finish charging

two slices into

a virus like the common

a virus like the common
cold seemingly backs
up one-thousand-four-
gigabytes each day –
that’s roughly one
GB per minute – of
course, it takes apart
one’s sense of smell,
squanders what little
drive is left, asks to be
repeatedly shut down