Axes Dialing

Infuse toxins into your rouse,
Nonpaid dues, devil you lose,
Statements made with ardor, escape
To Ann Arbor, stay away from the intoxicants, antithetical
Raymond Carver, forever poet martyr–
My blade and thought knot, sharper. Farther than and
Arctic point, count my counterfeit coin–
New solar system given, Picasso lotto…