In our newest segment, artwork titles are used to construct a small--if incoherent--slice of fiction. Here is "Carmen and Carolineta Lose Sleep" :
A minor worker ant --dark eating machine-- quietly sleeps. “You can kill me but I will still be here.” In the blue house, my cousin Carolineta screams of the butterflies.
In the red one, Carmen, weary but watchful, lingers. “I don’t want any problems, none what so ever.” A dead man is nude at her bath. Beautiful is the silence of ruins IV.L.H.O.O.Q.