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Wayne Koestenbaum
Nightboat Books



Contents
• • Trance Notebook #1 [I believe in ruin] • Trance Notebook #2 [nerdy questions about exact pitch] • Trance Notebook #3 [a testicle descends, but a lark ascends] • Trance Notebook #4 [the table doesn't have genitals] • Trance Notebook #5 ["father" a category almost leviathan] • Trance Notebook #6 [family birthmarks surgically removed] • Trance Notebook #7 [the shame somersault] • Trance Notebook #8 [the erotic father] • Trance Notebook #9 [eye drops in a dirty negligee] • Trance Notebook #10 [a Marschallin moment in the vanity mirror] • Trance Notebook #11 [the nearby succulence of fag ideation] • Trance Notebook #12 [fruit binge] • Trance Notebook #13 [shaving errors on Perry Street] • Trance Notebook #14 [cut it up and then project it] • Trance Notebook #15 [the opposite of Tupperware] • Trance Notebook #16 [nights illuminated by imperishable clutter] • Trance Notebook #17 [the lake and the kink] • Trance Note #18 [desire demands specialization] • Trance Notebook #19 [saloon Jews hijacked the known] • Trance Notebook #20 [selfslaughter and poppies] • Trance Notebook #21 [surreptitious nookie with a large astronaut] • Trance Notebook #22 [ultramarine has a pocky charisma] • Trance Notebook #23 [alabaster concussive effect of stillbirth] • Trance Notebook #24 [naked sailor confronting his Laocoön identity] • Trance Notebook #25 [choose grope partners among the Eddie Fishers and Tony Curtises] • Trance Notebook #26 [jade plant phallus lopped off] • Trance Notebook #27 [nostalgia for the wooden nipple era] • Trance Notebook #28 [agape gape gape] • Trance Notebook #29 [shopworn Cassandra towels in requiem halfmoon] • Trance Notebook #30 [dribble cloth disguised as fashion statement] • Trance Notebook #31 [like a camp counselor or a hurricane] • Trance Notebook #32 [blow job cut through with lime tenderness] • Trance Notebook #33 [I decided not to keep up with the death drive] • Trance Notebook #34 [the she picks for comfort, "hernia"]
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