You are currently browsing the daily archive for August 18, 2009.

stop_on_green_01

(image via)

Lines from Tony Hoagland (from “At the Galleria Shopping Mall”):

Today is the day she stops looking at faces,
and starts assessing the labels of purses;
So let it begin. Let her be dipped in the dazzling bounty
and raised and wrung out again and again.
Hailey Leithauser : “Was you ever bit by a dead bee” + some lines (from “O, She Says”):
O covetous tongue, O fat fandango,
O gnat tango in the hot, ochered light,
O wind whirred leaves in subtle inferno,
O flexing of sea, O stars bolted tight,

Kevin McFadden puns quite a bit, sometimes regrettably. There’s quite a doozy of a pun in his poem “Teeth

A fascinating Conceptual Poem from the inimitable Christian Bok : The Great Order of the Universe

Also the Clive James essay “The Necessary Minimum” is worth it.

Follow me on the Twittah

  • I'm my wife's dream come true assuming she dreams like any hot-blooded American should dream imo. 15 hours ago
  • Organic Air Conditioning is the worst. 17 hours ago
  • For most it'd be dangerous to drive after seeing M:I: Rogue Nation, that's why I got my wife to take the wheel when I climbed onto the roof. 1 day ago
  • I'm not saying God didn't create the world in six days, but I am saying that Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation only just now came out... 1 day ago
  • RT @wordlust: I wouldn't trade my family for anything! Anything I've been offered so far. But keep those offers coming. I'm not made of sto‚Ķ 1 day ago

The Novel I’m Now Reading

Join 467 other followers

August 2009
S M T W T F S
« Jul   Sep »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 467 other followers