Hypatia Pickens
Word Count Fibonacci

Irrational Number*

Me up.
Plug me my.
Socket Pi and Phi and.
E are irrational numbers they unrational my.
Boyness, Drown them and erase badness! Not E! Not E! Not E! Do.
Not step on my powerline which powers me.
Sizz zizz zizz zizz sizz.
A straight line.
Can you.

Step on.
This paperline it.
Lines me up. Do you.
See how the suction tubes make vacuum? Sucks.
Out the boy-shit. They can make toilets work in zero.
Gravity. It draws me up.
Kachunk kachunk kachunk!
Do not.

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"Hypatia Pickens" is a Professor of English at a university in Upstate New York, writes and publishes poetry and fiction and offers a weekly open mic in Second Life called "Strange and Sudden Literature." She has a penchant for the formal in poetry and the magical in fiction, and she has published (under other virtual names) in HazMat, Bathhouse, Centrifugal Eye, Blue Angel Landing, Fantasy and Science Fiction, and Terra Incognita, and she has written teleplays and story ideas for Star Trek: The Next Generation. She is busy perfecting her building and art work to go with her writing, and has plans for a medieval studies educational sim.