gershon hepner

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Copies And Riffs - Poem by gershon hepner

Sometimes we copy and sometimes we riff,
creating from one text a second, a fun text
engaging the first by inquiring, “What if
we could move it and see it when changed by its context? ”
The copyright laws place a limit on making
a copy, restrictive as hieroglyph rites,
but there are no laws on the books you are breaking,
revisiting rightfully texts with riffrites.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 10, 2011

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