So just how do you go about being a poet? Is it like a job you go to every day, from nine-to-five on the day shift, and collect a sort-of living wage? And then try to forget about it at night with TV and a beer? Because you can’t get back to sleep any other … Continue reading The job of a poet
CNN.com – Pulitzer Prize-winning poet dies at 101 – Jun 13, 2005 “Poems in a way are spells against death,” Eberhart once told the Concord Monitor. “They are milestones, to see where you were then from where you are now. To perpetuate your feelings, to establish them. If you have in any way touched the … Continue reading Richard Eberhart, 1904-2005
You just gotta go look at these… The Ink-Stained Wretch: The Jewish Haiku After the warm rain the sweet smell of camellias. Did you wipe your feet?