convent ave., harlem, nyc, fall 2003

This use of laughter seems informed by my experience of Robin Blaser and particularly his indication of what truth is - is that. See "wind from the west off the hudson walking" where this is teased out.

This work seems a nice instance of one thing leading to another, as it may be set athwart the last "zero" (what is "in," echoing the meadhall?).