It all becomes a metaphor in the picture when I look at it, the two people there project sexual silhouettes, stuck in the gaze of a political machine, but still holding onto the mundane mystery of a human relationship.
(Excerpted from the author’s new collection Levitate the Primate. Join TNI, Mike, and friends for a reading of this section and more from Levitate at McNally Jackson Books on Tuesday August 28 at 7 pm. More info here. Free beer.)