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Postcardia-cum-Poetica #35

Recycled from my 2015 calendar, the image is paired with words from my Calvino bag of fragments.

Micro Poetry

fragmentos e sons

Fragmento da primeira ação do Expressando Cidades.

Criação e Performance: Violeta Vilas Boas
Preparação e Direção de Movimento: Adelly Costantini
Direção Musical: Negalê Jones


- Nocturna -

I bisnonni degli anziani di Nocturna sapevano cosa significava vivere in una città circondata dalla più meravigliosa delle brughiere. L’avevano narrato ai loro figli, ai loro nipoti e costoro l’avevano a loro volta tramandato. 215 altre parole

Review: If on a winter's night a traveler by Italo Calvino

If on a winter’s night a traveler
Outside the town of Malbork
Leaning from the steep slope
Without fear of wind or vertigo
Looks down in the gathering shadow… 511 altre parole


Hong Kong Still

OK. Here’s my film from my trip to HK! My dad’s old Minolta continues to truck around as its electrical connections degrade and shutter continually freezes. 519 altre parole


Inaugural Post: A Defence of Not Knowing

I need to start writing more. I say this to myself every day. I take paper from work and jot down ideas, then pile the papers next to my monitor in the hopes that one day they’ll become something. 1.111 altre parole


City of Threads

from Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities.

 Trading Cities – 4 

In Ersilia, to establish the relationships that sustain the city’s life, the inhabitants stretch strings from the corners of the houses, white or black or black or gray or black-and-white according to whether they mark a relationship of blood, of trade, authority, agency. 353 altre parole