Dogs 2014

ARTIFICIAL ARTERIES
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we use
the magic
of electricity

computers

smart phones

emails

texts

VOIP

to reach out
for hundreds
or thousands
of miles
to strangers
in order
to establish
dialogues

to establish
acquaintances

customers

friends

but
a free exchange
of information
will usually
build beyond
what we originally
intended

initial
commonalities
often lead
to eventual
damming
differences

bridges
that become
barriers
show us why
we've been separated
physically
for so long

the magic
fades
as we revert
to trusting
only in
the primary
senses

touch me

feel my pulse

let us
begin