Poetry
epub |eng | 2016-06-06 | Author:Roberto Calasso

The Violence of Childhood For Baudelaire, poetry was not a commando of life, as Rimbaud sometimes seemed to imply. Nor was it something unbreathable, above all for itself, as Mallarmé ...
( Category: Authors April 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-06 | Author:Humble the Poet

THESE MOMENTS ARE GIFTS SQUANDERED WHILE WE FOCUS ON THE ONES THAT HAVE ALREADY PASSED, OR THE ONES WE HOPE WILL COME IN THE FUTURE. 46 You Can’t Save ’em ...
( Category: Poetry April 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-06 | Author:Naomi Shihab Nye

SPARROW BONES He told the secrets of his life directly into your ear, you had to stoop way down to hear him. He said his stomach had no door. For ...
( Category: Poetry April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Audre Lorde

FOG REPORT In this misty place where hunger finds us seeking direction I am too close to you to be useful. When I speak the smell of love on my ...
( Category: African American April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 1997-04-06 | Author:Helen Macdonald [Macdonald, Helen]

Route down What could it be, it’s a miracle You’re scheming on a thing that’s sabotage and absent from the scene even before it takes my leave muttering portfoliate mirabelle, ...
( Category: Poetry April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Wendell Berry

The Terrapin The terrapin and his house are one. Though he may go, he’s never gone. He’s housed within, from nose to toe: A door, a floor, and no window. ...
( Category: Poetry April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-25 | Author:Joy Harjo

THE END Pol Pot, infamous leader of the Khmer Rouge, responsible for the killing of thousands, died peacefully in his sleep April 15, 1998. His body was burned on a ...
( Category: Poetry April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-04 | Author:Duffy, Carol Ann

( Category: Poetry April 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gregory Pardlo

Boethius: The creator moves the slowest bodies and halts those that are too fast, brings back to the right path those which have strayed. Even Virgin Mary couldn’t compete with ...
( Category: Poetry March 29,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Frank Bidart

III I covered my arm with orchid juice. With my hatchet I split a mangrove stick from a tree, and sharpened it. I covered the killing stick with orchid juice. ...
( Category: Poetry March 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-28 | Author:Peter Balakian [Balakian, Peter]

Three HERE AND NOW The day comes in strips of yellow glass over trees. When I tell you the day is a poem I’m only talking to you and only ...
( Category: Poetry March 29,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mary Lambert

Grown It is Summer. I am six. I accidentally swallowed watermelon seeds in our backyard. I am sweating in my shame. I am sure that I am pregnant. The tree ...
( Category: Poetry March 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-30 | Author:Hiroaki Sato

The Haiku Reformer Shiki: How Important Is His Haiku? In an email on October 4, 2015, Charlie Trumbull, the former editor of Modern Haiku, asked me: “Why have so few ...
( Category: Japanese March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-29 | Author:Susi Gott Séguret

Old Time Religion “Gimme that old-time religion, Gimme that old-time religion, Gimme that old-time religion, It’s good enough for me.” When my parents first moved into Shelton Laurel, they were ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-08 | Author:Kahlil Gibran & Rupi Kaur

* * * If any of you would bring to judgment the unfaithful wife, Let him also weigh the heart of her husband in scales, and measure his soul with ...
( Category: Love Poems March 25,2019 )