What it Is

Hemingway said writing
was easy: just sit down
at a typewriter and open a vein.

Toohoolhoolzote,
a Nez Perce chief
whose name meant

“sound made when striking
any vibrant timber or metal
with a hard substance”

said the same thing
without saying anything.

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