555 NEW WORLD DYSPHORIA by Fox Auslander

Old texts unveiled hints of mechanical elves but said
little of mechanical angels. In absence of evidence, skin
notched with grief — cloying and soft with want. Trim
titanium heft; oh, chromatic shadows. How desperate I
was to become, or without
                                                       translation :: to take them
                                            cold into my mouth.


Fox Auslander is a nonbinary poet, editor,
and B-tier advice columnist.
You can find them, but should you?