an occurrence of logical operators | George McKim

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This is a request or command
This is a salutation or expression
This is an instruction or bit of advice;

I didn’t die yesterday.
I didn’t die the day before yesterday.
I didn’t die the day before the day before yesterday.

All Doberman pinchers are dogs.
Chicago is in Illinois.
Whatever will be, will be.


Source: The Logic Book. Merrie Bergmann, James Moor and Jack Nelson.

About the Author
George McKim has an MFA in Painting. His poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Diagram, elimae, The Found Poetry Review, Ilanot Review, Dear Sirs, Shampoo, Ditch, Glittermob, Cricket Online Review, Otoliths, Blaze Vox, The Tupelo Press 30/30 Project and others. His chapbook of Found Poetry and Visual Poetry Found & Lost was published by Silver Birch Press in 2015. A poem from the chapbook was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2015.