Originally printed in a signed & numbered edition of 50 copies December 1998 Circulated at the celebration for Dick Higgins December

27, 1998 Judson Memorial Church NYC

mesostics for dick higgins
by mIEKAL aND

1998 Xerox Sutra Editions
West Lima, Wisconsin

all words used in this text are from “foew&ombwhnw” by dick higgins 1967 • something else press an animated version of the first 17 mesostics can be found online @ www.joglars.org/mesostics

Xerox Sutra Editions 10375 County Hway Alphabet La Farge,WI 54639 perspicacity@xexoxial.org www.xexoxial.org

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words extracted from “foew&ombwhnw” by dick higgins