Michael Strunge POEM FROM THE IMAGEPISTOL (1985)

Photograph from left to right: Michael Strunge, Martin Hall and Lars von Trier, 1985. (Robin Skjoldborg)


TRAFFIC LIGHTS TURN

IN LOOPS OUTSIDE THE CENTRE

RED YELLOW GREEN

GREEN YELLOW RED

YELLOW RED GREEN

GREEN RED

YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEELLOW


CARS DRIVE

NORTH SOUTH EAST WEST

RIGHT LEFT

STOP WAIT DRIVE

DRIVE STOP WAIT

WAIT WAIT WAIT

WINTER SUMMER

SPRING FALL

MONDAY TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY THURSDAY

FRIDAY SATURDAY

SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY

THE WHOLE YEAR ROUND

WITHOUT CENTRE


BILLBOARDS FLASH AND EXPOSE A NAME

TRANSFORMING ALL COLOURS ELECTRIC

NON STOP 24 HOURS

WITHOUT CENTRE


THE CLOCKS STRIKE 0

MIDDAY-NIGHT WITHOUT CENTRE

THE CLOCK IS ROUND

AND THE NEEDLES POINT TO EACH ITS CENTRE

FIXED TO THE SAME POINT

A POSTULATE OF RECKONED TIME

THAT LIES OUTSIDE THE CIRCLE


THE GLOBE TURNS WITHOUT CENTRE

NORTH POINTS DOWN AND UP

TO THE SOUTH POINTS UP AND DOWN




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