Constanty Living Absurdity
with apologies to Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Like a trumpet-playing idiot
I write my words on the page,
declaring them art.
Keys singing in their soft voices… 168 altre parole
1 settimana, 5 giorni fa
I AM WAITING, TOO
By David Allen
(With apologies to Lawrence Ferlinghetti)
I am waiting for my time to arrive
And I am waiting
For a renewed Age of Reason… 266 altre parole
4 settimane fa
Poetry is a naked woman, a naked man, and the distance between them.
*About poetry and the univesal law of gravitation, L. Ferlinghetti
**Kneeling (naked) Man Embracing a Standing (naked) Woman, by norwegian artist Gustav Vigeland, begining of XX c
1 mese, 2 settimane fa
an old writer and his words
My muse drowned
in a torrent of words.
I buried her
on page 243
of War and Peace.
Kafka read the eulogy,
while Ferlinghetti dozed… 54 altre parole
The Little Planet Daily
A poem is the shadow of a plane fleeing over the ground like a cross escaping a church.
This quote, and many other marvelous thoughts on the nature of poetry, is from Ferlinghetti’s book “ 60 altre parole
4 mesi, 3 settimane fa
Memories of a Time
“And poetry still the underwear of the soul.” –Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Do we REALLY know what poetry is? Can/will it ever be defined? Adequately?
“Poems don’t just happen.” –William Stafford… 335 altre parole
5 mesi, 2 settimane fa
*In homage to the fathers of modern poetry and all those who created and forwarded the well known Beat Generation.*
We are what the normalists feared, Radical Poets with a jacked up… 102 altre parole
6 mesi fa