Watched an episode of the seemingly endless British TV mysteries that I seem to be well able to ferret out on Netflix: Kavanagh QC. This series stars John Thaw, who is famous in America for the Inspector Morse series that he starred in. But I digress. I note that fact because it explains the latest addition to my almost-never-updated anthology section here on the blog, wherein I reprint shamelessly poems by other people that I […]
Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash. —Leonard Cohen
If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger,Thered Be a Whole Lot of Dead Copycats: Poets are both clean and warm And most are far above the norm Whether here or on the roamHave a poet in every home! #55.
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Billy Collins, Ballistics Billy Collins, Questions About Angels W. B. Yeats, The Collected Poems
Ever since coming across the Innisfree Coffee House and poetry bookstore in Boulder CO, I have been surrounding myself with lovely collected works editions of a number of modern & contemporary poets that I have managed not to have gotten before, or have only gotten in general anthologies. Not all have been successes, yet. Ones I should love, I still feel cold about. New best poetry-book friends: Elizabeth Bishop, Poems John Berryman, The Dream Songs […]
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