Thursday, August 25, 2016

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy? MAIL RECEIVED

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy?
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Friday, August 19, 2016

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy?

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy?
Organized by Jim Leftwich and Warren Fry
in conjunction with Community High School

What Is Participatory Democracy? In Roanoke, it has taken the forms of shadow school activities, collab fests, anti business-lounge meetings, Philosophy Inc projects and walking tours, micro-histories, salons, mail art exhibits, PROject proJECT events, Art Rat gatherings, festivals, house shows, micropress publishing, network correspondence, poems and texts, facebook posts and comment-streams, emails, conversations...

EACH ONE, TEACH ONE

FORMAT: Free
TECHNIQUE: Free
SIZE: Free
PARTICIPATION: Open to all
TERMS: No jury, no returns
EXHIBITION, organized by Warren Fry: 
@ The Liminal Gallery, Community High School, 
from November 11, 2016 until December 16, 2016
DOCUMENTATION: online
DEADLINE: November 7, 2016

Send To:
Jim Leftwich
525 10th St. S.W.
Roanoke, VA 24016 USA

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

john crouse & jim leftwich ACTs 8438 - 8445

ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY EIGHT


attacks average encyclopedia: "rood dime cement"
electronic suite overlooked: "bear us able"
institute demo disparity: "ax less musk"
award potty outlier: "clear eat nests"
membership equine goodbyes: "ember ward ship"
readiness aggressive cornerstone: "in stick cute"
muscle gunk refresh: "lecture at lacks"
axles nothing clumsily: "a veer rage"
usable quickest convincing: "sweet suit quite"
beer editor francophone: "demon emotion out"
vehement dunce summons: "peek quinine egg"
rudimentary riverbank pregnancy: "reef thresh clump."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY NINE


ed ng ar: "ay ey ay"
ay ew et: "ay yy ay"
ch ds ep: "ay uy ay"
nt ry de: "ay iy ay"
ic ir ow: "ay oy ay"
ek ss ff: "ay ao ay"
ll ot al: "ay ai ay"
en ho mp: "ay au ay"
ng re gs: "ay ay ay"
ce id ya: "ay ae ay"
ew lo ce: "ay aa ay"
rd ts rn: "ay ae ay."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY


bagatelles folklore violation: "bog dog ate"
to spell violation: "folk ore viola"
with cantilevered violation: "lotion tooth spill"
demonstrating grammar violation: "viola lotion with"
declensions nuts violation: "can tile ever"
slang spiky violation: "lever red viola"
challenge true violation: "lotion demon strafe"
think that violation: "rating ate grammar"
more elaborate violation: "ram mar viola"
roommate undergo violation: "lotion decal lens"
society oddest violation: "scion ions snit"
osmosis withdraws violation: "viola lotion slang."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY ONE


the river was: "washing the presidency"
the unwound was: "washing the bakery"
the unfinished was: "washing the gig"
the southwest was: "washing the laid"
the poking was: "washing the crooned"
the familiar was: "washing the crisp"
the crisp was: "washing the familiar"
the crooned was: "washing the poking"
the laid was: "washing the southwest"
the gig was: "washing the unfinished"
the bakery was: "washing the unwound"
the presidency was: "washing the river."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY TWO


slender humiliation dupe: "slender presidency bakery"
mourning armchair chocolate: "mourning slender presidency"
dismissed accountable penalty: "dismissed mourning slender"
description blood mother: "description dismissed mourning"
tattoo superintendent eyewitness: "tattoo description dismissed"
disturbing community immediate: "disturbing tattoo description"
accident nut coincidentally: "accident disturbing tattoo"
fingers president lightning: "fingers accident disturbing"
slammed conversation economic: "slammed fingers accident"
insanity booger directly: "insanity slammed fingers"
backdrop allegations depletion: "backdrop insanity slammed"
absent pussy canonical: "absent backdrop insanity."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY THREE


transaction geophysical puke: "puke specialist lotion"
specialist lotion archive: "archive membership publisher"
membership publisher casket: "casket enhanced drum"
enhanced drum archaeological: "archaeological sweetness refund"
sweetness refund chicken: "chicken wheeled wheedled"
wheeled wheedled rehabilitation: "rehabilitation spooned foreign"
spooned foreign evolution: "evolution twang urn"
twang urn proxy: "proxy statement bulk"
statement bulk perspectives: "perspectives hoop renaissance"
hoop renaissance schooner: "schooner therapy previously"
therapy previously unsalted: "unsalted toy climate"
toy climate authentication: "authentication transaction geophysical." 




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY FOUR


hurdle rally underpass: "pass under ally"
updated boom truncate: "ate cat run"
accuracy establish folders: "trunk broom date"
graph example reinforce: "force rein ample"
completion behavior victim: "time or have"
boots rockets mediation: "lion dial mud"
shoelaces fraud university: "kits rock roots"
corporations kerchief blurred: "verse dune laces"
tinker abundant professional: "red shoe chief"
justice urine restorative: "nail ant bun"
predatory fracturing buttonhole: "hive store rind"
holler observance governmental: "hole button mental."




ACT EIGHT THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY FIVE


lettuce commander occasional: "lettuce spiritual speech"
spiritual phlegm beadwork: "commander phlegm feedback"
speech feedback endeavors: "tongue hairstyle channel"
edits tongue attorney: "speculation is overtaken"
pogrom hairstyle underlie: "jog intentional proportional"
mammal channel milkshake: "edits pogrom mammal"
prioritize speculation pertaining: "prioritize what communication"
what is russia: "holler predatory justice"
communication overtaken syllabic: "observance fracturing urine"
autism jog pizza: "governmental buttonhole restorative"
macroscopic intentional trustworthiness: "tinker corporations shoelaces"
neediness proportional macaroon: "boots completion graph."

jim leftwich, poems, from six months aint no sentence book 184

airwaves who advertising
is a vacuum
working hat the void
pulls to silent ground
is a risk-knot
coordinaft
redspendingcoucharmies
regic the enthusiast




mystery airwaves who advertising
is truth a vacuum
working hat desire the void
pulls to silent baffle ground
is a risk-knot thunderous
coordinate language raft
redspendingcouchperfect
mind regic the enthusiast



airwaves holy who advertising
is an honored vacuum
working hat the discursive void
pulls to silent ground paradox
is a risk-noise knot
coordinates after endless
opposites structural incongruities
rationalize the enthusiast



nonsense who advertising
is a speech vacuum
working thunder the void
subverts to silent ground
is a risk rumbling-knot
incomprehensible glance
noisic revelations
dwell the riddles



airwaves who teaching
is a language-vacuum
working characteristics void
identifies divisive letters
is a consciousness/reality
ei eiieei eie eieieiieeiei
oooaooa aoaoaao o ao oaoaao
invisible the unnameable



mystery airwaves who (in
is truth one) vacuum
working hat desire (is void
pulls to silent baffle inscribed),
is a risk-tablet... thunderous
coordinate language/word,
redspending Light) perfect
mind regic the everything



airwaves holy who (who
is a silence, vacuum
working hat silence, discursive void
pulls to silent (is) paradox
is a risk-noise (invisible
symbol. after endless
opposites hidden, incongruities
rationalize the (ee o)



nonsense who  aeae aea
is a  eu eeu eueue vacuum
uiui uiu  u thunder the void
subverts to silent uuo u ou o
is a risk  i o iooiooi knot
incomprehensible eeieeie  iei
noisic  o eo  oe o eo  eooee
dwell the  auua aiia  oaaoa



langu'age who teaching
is imagmal language-vacuum
working burbl>ng void
identifies Jabtew letters
is a pssuot/reality
ei eiieei eie eveiywhere
oooaooa aoaoaao o ao wxaptured

reverent the unnameable

Friday, August 05, 2016

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy?

Mail Art Call: What Is Participatory Democracy?
Organized by Jim Leftwich and Warren Fry
in conjunction with Community High School

What Is Participatory Democracy? In Roanoke, it has taken the forms of shadow school activities, collab fests, anti business-lounge meetings, Philosophy Inc projects and walking tours, micro-histories, salons, mail art exhibits, PROject proJECT events, Art Rat gatherings, festivals, house shows, micropress publishing, network correspondence, poems and texts, facebook posts and comment-streams, emails, conversations...

EACH ONE, TEACH ONE

FORMAT: Free
TECHNIQUE: Free
SIZE: Free
PARTICIPATION: Open to all
TERMS: No jury, no returns
EXHIBITION, organized by Warren Fry: 
@ The Liminal Gallery, Community High School, 
from November 11, 2016 until December 16, 2016
DOCUMENTATION: online
DEADLINE: November 7, 2016

Send To:
Jim Leftwich
525 10th St. S.W.
Roanoke, VA 24016 USA

Monday, August 01, 2016

veil of speech / foil of spinach by john m. bennett & jim leftwich

veil of speech

possessive focus of yr ladder
equivalen ,composit explo
dation sed yr derog modal
sausage wroth ,importid let
ters a monosyllable fo
aming through ,a chicken k
not ,fictive nose ex
pire of fragment's worlds it
is isn't ,shadows in yr
mutt yr er empactic gas
p or book g asp an boo
k of INI INI NIN I NIN I I I
sot displacement ,egg alpha
bet ,gummittee levitation
dancith in yr dripping
tooth :moist hiss on a desk's
displaced debleeding .crime
the lungs ,rise to the circle's end

Lathered in Jim Leftwich's
Six Months Aint No Sentence, Book 181, 2016
John M. Bennett 7.29.16





foil of spinach


end possessive focus of yr ladder equivalen 
,circle's composit explo rise to the dation seed 
yr deer rug modal sausage the lungs ,wroth 
,importid let .crimeters a monosyllable foaming 
debleeding through ,a chickenk displaced not 
,fictive noise expire on a desk of fragment's 
worlds it is :moist hiss isn't ,shadows in yr
toothmutt yr ear in yr dripping empactic gas
pordancith book g asp an book of INI levitation 
INI ,gummittee NIN I bet NIN egg alpha I 
displacement ,I slot I displacement ,I sort I

Lathered in Jim Leftwich's
Six Months Aint No Sentence, Book 181, 2016
John M. Bennett 7.29.16
slithered from John M. Bennett's lathers

Sunday, July 24, 2016

poems, jim leftwich, from six months aint no sentence book 182

who are society personal and
the snow of reason under
sleeves the external discipline
to disobey strict windows
who see themselves as the flow
of the non, hierarchy above
the undisciplined, exert
notification in the church
family hence are values
fish pith knots by choosing




sequence are society personal and
hallucination snow of reason under
frequent the external discipline
original disobey strict windows
completed see themselves as the flow
swarm of the non, hierarchy above
summer undisciplined, exert
deification in the church
disappears hence are values
numerous fish pith knots by choosing




searing are society personal and
the heat dome of reason under
sleeves promise external discipline
to disobey storms windows
who see themselves focus the flow
of the non, hierarchy stalls
the undisciplined, capping
notification in thunderstorms church
family temperatures are values
fish pedestrian knots by choosing




who are society personal Roanoke
the snow of convection under
sleeves toast external discipline
Great Lakes disobey strict windows
who barring themselves as the flow
of the stagnant hierarchy above
the undisciplined, inclement
notification in the nightmare
family hence flood values
fish pith dominant by choosing




who dew point society personal and
cold front snow of reason under
sleeves afternoon external discipline
to disobey chance windows
who see themselves Sunday the flow
of the non, hierarchy sub-90
the undisciplined, breeze-driven
notification in cooling the church
family hence are atmospheric values
fish pith knots by choosing ingredients




moisture are society personal and
mountains snow of reason under
sleeves sizzling external discipline
to Appalachians strict windows
harbinger see themselves as the flow
uptick of the non, hierarchy above
the disturbance scarcity exert
notification terrain the church
isolated trimming hence are values
New River pith knots by choosing




who are society downdraft and
the snow of sprinkles under
sleeves the gusty discipline
to disobey showers windows
who see themselves humid flow
of the non, slipped above
the torrential risks exert
notification in localized church
family hence arching values
fish pith knots textbook choosing




who horizon society personal and
the split of reason under
sleeves the August discipline
to disobey pulsating windows
who heat dome themselves as the flow
of the eastward non, hierarchy above
the undisciplined, 90-degree
notification in surprised church
family sizzling are values
fish push knots by choosing




who are society personal lightning
the snow of severe under
sleeves the external microburst
to disobey dangerous windows
who see themselves as the downpour
of the non, scattered above
the undisciplined, disturbances
notification in rainfall church
family hence are interrupted
fish pith knots upper-air choosing




who average society personal and
the snow tradeoff reason under
sleeves the external additional
to disobey damaging windows
who ridgetops themselves as the flow
Piedmont of the non, hierarchy above
the undisciplined stymied, exert
notification rebuilds the church
family hence are enhanced values
fish pith knots by choosing sparks




who are society personal crossing
the snow of reason under evening
sleeves the external surfaces
to disobey strict visibility
who see themselves as the hamper
of the non, hierarchy cancelled
the undisciplined, exert postponed
notification in the warnings
family hence are values widespread
fish pith knots by factory gusts