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: some new, some old, some reconsidered:

On birthmarks

and the glacial
pace
of god

the abandoned books of women

hurry, grief, your mice
to a nearby… 720 more words

Fleeting Fantasy

Her touch is a fleeting battling fantasy,
Colored by sinuous grace of free flowing love,
Filled with a delicious perfume of black roses,
With a hungry presence hovering from a naked branch, 137 more words

domain

for Katherine Osborne

falsehoods
I was sure
to say
to a horse, things like
god is sending
his middle
child
to collect
a drop
of my daughter’s… 36 more words

True

Without literature, life is hell.”

—   Charles Bukowski

Poetry

channeling

death
with its collection
of misfit
bookends
has an ear
for birth
if birth
is speaking
on the loss
of an empty
headed
photo

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The Rhetoric and Poetics of Emerson's Sentences

Some Critical Insight on the Rhetoric of Emerson’s Sentences:

David Robinson, a scholar of Emerson, provides an insightful critical reading of the ways Emerson’s essays work–which is also to say, the way Emerson works the reader through the essays. 947 more words

Class Reflection

On sex

a ghost
in love
with a paintbrush

this ankle
not
from memory