If I wanted I could make pictures of night the map of stars above the mass of water the mass of water underneath the stars the beauty of my beloved like a flower bringing dawn light into dark. Yes, if … Continue reading Shines the Beauty of My Darling
“The function of the Poet as Artist is to comprehend. The function of the Poet as Poet is to initiate. Thus the Poet’s function is to initiate comprehension.” – Martin Carter University of Hunger is the university of hunger the wide … Continue reading Encountering Martin Carter
Given the way the days are unfurling, I’m finding this Martin Carter quote from my childhood less inspiring than I used to. Maybe someone will say something about the necessity of “dreaming big” before starting anything but in the aftermath … Continue reading What happens when you wake up?
Now to absorb and be absorbed again and in such fashion marry to the world Sky blue, grass green, glittering moon. Dust white, bones naked – beautiful world! No mark, no madness like this sanity. At a bright day’s end … Continue reading The Hidden Man