Philip Hammial

(1937 - / Detroit, Michigan / United States)

Face

If yours can be substituted for several
you’re in business, says my guardian (at my side
like a shadow). But which business? Odds are
that it’s dubious. A straw concession, say – selling
straws to those old men kneeling on the riverbank
who love to spend their day sipping muddy water, a
kind of wisdom getting one supposes; or as a vendor
of inflammable pulpits – up in flames as the sermon
comes to a close; or as a shipping magnate – cargoes

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