two philosophical statements and a monostich by Elliot Sperber

SEA GREEN
Atop the bank building, the green windows gleam, like the eyes of a billionaire, in the basket of a guillotine.

 

ABSOLUTE NEGATION 
An atom’s a negation, it’s uncuttable.

 

 

MEMENTOS
Although decades have passed all those moments exist still, like stones in the ocean that even unseen will determine the flow of the water.

 


Bio:

Elliot Sperber is a writer, geographer, and theorist. Originally from Los Angeles, he lives in New York City with his wife and daughter.


Photo by Mihály Köles on Unsplash


If you enjoyed reading the works on proletaria, do consider sharing the work of our poets, writers and artists on social media platforms! 

We encourage you to submit your one-line poems and statements to proletariajournal@gmail.com (see submissions page for more info)