Stare at the blinking cursor. Watch it pulsate. Count the number of cursor blinks in a sixty-second time period. Retrieve stopwatch from desk drawer. Count the number of minutes it takes to stare at the throbbing cursor before self-hypnosis takes place and you enter a land where something surreal may occur to generate verse filling in white space on a computer screen where a cursor flashes on-off-on-off and waits patiently for something to make it move.