maybe you are supposed to be a lighthouse

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p. 24

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p. 27

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p. 29


These visual poems originally appeared in Third Eye Broadcast's Surface, "a diaphanous ode, a palimpsest on a Rorschach test, a central operating crystal." (Christopher Seelie)


Kari Treadwell is a visual artist originally from Tucson, Arizona. She holds a BFA from the University of Arizona and an MFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Kari has worked as an archivist and university educator; her practice spans several types of media including drawing, painting, sculpture, color theory, performance, video and photography. She currently works and lives in Boulder, Colorado.

Nick Hranilovich is a writer, musician, and hopes to someday find a third thing to do that'll actually help people. He is a co-founder of Shadowtrash Tape Group, editor at Astronaut Books, and author of Crack/potSaint Hibiscus, and several works that have been rightfully sequestered under pseudonyms.