Tags » Arthur Rimbaud

Paul Verlaine

The Franck Sorbier Couture Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show paid homage to poets such as Paul Verlaine and Arthur Rimbaud.

To read about other Arthur Rimbaud-inspired collections, search for the « Arthur Rimbaud » post that I have published on March 5, 2013. 6 more words


Arthur Rimbaud: days of a teenage poet during the Paris Commune (1871)

From Jon Savage’s Teenage – The Creation of Youth Culture:

Rimbaud was the poet of France’s darkest days. During the winter of 1870-71, Arthur Rimbaud lived on the front line of the Franco-Prussian War, in the small town of Charleville near the Belgian border. 676 more words

Literature & Poetry

Typewritten Memories

Between performances at Artscape yesterday, I sat at a typewriter and wrote poems for passing audience members. This was a really exciting exercise for my own inner voice. 172 more words



Skies the gray of crystal. A strange design of
bridges, some straight, some arched, others descend-
ing at oblique angles to the first; and these figures… 1,213 more words