who else is f'ing sick of the word and idea of SIMULACRUM? cmon already. we got the point. let's move on to something else. don't you also feel like #simulacra and #simulacrum have become some silly code word for a literary elite?? let's get more original already. *this poem is by wallace stevens who is a lovely lyrical genie who wrote in the era when the simulacra idea was just being realized, aka 30/40's american modernism, so it is wholly excused. still. * //in other news, this poem.