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Glimpse of the Garden – Marie Menken e .. – vengodalmare

Il cielo è, sopra il tetto, Così azzurro, così calmo! Un albero, oltre il tetto, Culla i suoi rami. Paul Verlaine Oh! Che Indovinando l’istante più solo della natura, La mia melodia, tutta e unica,…

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IN OTHER EDENS: On Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora : Divya Victor : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

IN OTHER EDENS: On Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora : Divya Victor : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation.

A Longhouse Birdhouse: MORRIS GRAVES ~

Morris Graves, 1949
with his dog Edith Sitwell (“Sit well”)

photograph: Mary Randlett

A handwritten letter to his brother Wallace Graves,

from Eureka, California, June 8, 1965:

“Walden Pond received. I’d read a few pages when I remembered that Margaret Callahan had sent me a copy when I first lived at The Rock. I was only able to read a few pages of it and laid it aside. There is something about wisdom that has never engaged me. Folly is funnier — and vice more fun. An awful confession to finally have to make.

I will read on in Walden though this time — but so far page after page of bon mots (though in marvelous English) gets me to saying, “Oh, blow it out your ass!” and I lay the book down and reach for another box of Cracker Jacks (they each have a prize in them, you know).”

A Longhouse Birdhouse: MORRIS GRAVES ~.

John Bloomberg-Rissman: In the House of the Hangman 1731 | Poems and Poetics

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John Bloomberg-Rissman In the House of the Hangman

news, a one line haiga by marlene mountain

marlene mountain computer painting 2002

marlene mountain

pond’s edge –
still as the flowers
under my umbrella

Donna Fleischer