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Not That You Need My Permission

It’s OK if you write three lines
It’s OK if you write 3000 lines and never pause to ask, “Who’ll read this?”
It’s OK if you write 10,000 notebook pages and never let anyone see them… 481 more words

No Time For Poetry But Exactly What Is

This Drunken Boy

Rimbaud Was Never Called A Homo

me and rimbaud know

it’s not about fucking poets

but fucking poetry!

we don’t compose verse

‘cuz our words have “fuck” appeal, 74 more words


Dreams of Desire 30 (Ink Blots)

The foremost illustrator of Paul Eluard, Valentine Hugo was active in the Surrealist movement in the early thirties. Primarily a book illustrator she produced illustrations for several writer beloved by the Surrealists, notably Lautreamont’s Les Chants de Maldoror, Arthur Rimbaud and the Marquis De Sade’s Eugenie de Franvel. 36 more words


DC Police Blotter: Who's the Surrealist?

DYSTOPIA–Dystopia College campus police responded to an altercation at the Dead Albatross Saturday night after a group of English majors got into a heated argument about whether Rimbaud or Breton was the more surreal poet, according to police spokesperson Capt. 136 more words

An Unbecoming Fit of Frenzy

An Unbecoming Fit of Frenzy
By Bruce McRae
Cawing Crow Press LLC – £8.50/$13.00

A pawn shop loaning out midnight
and the musty quiet of tombs. 421 more words


Pursuing the Unattainable

I’ve written a few words on my essay for Booklore here.

Arthur Rimbaud, photograph by Étienne Carjat (1871/72).


Arthur Rimbaud

The sun has wept rose in the shell of your ears,
The world has rolled white from your back, your thighs;
The sea has stained rust the crimson of your breasts, 26 more words