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Helen Sword

Fugacity 05
Online Poetry Anthology


Fugacity Haiku Dictionary

fugacity: gas
escaping the rent landscape
of mendacity

fugal: spendthrift themes
stranded in a labyrinth,
forced to be frugal

fugly: frightfully
ugly fugitive fashion
fitting so snugly

fug you: urban angst
furled in a fog of anger
and steeled with a hug


Corona del Mar, California
23 April 2005


Last updated 25 April, 2005