Joodles, you are sweet!
2008/10/13 Judy Prince <[log in to unmask]>:
> Forgive me, Dave, if what I'm about to say offends you or scrunches you
> further into whatever negative state you're in, but I thoroly enjoyed,
> frequently laffed, at your post, given below. Quite some poetry therein, as
> Welcome back, however oddly, but ever Birkly.
> 2008/10/13 David Bircumshaw <[log in to unmask]>
>> Some people these days say that poetry is dead, some violently deny
>> it. My current image of the art is that of Desdemona while being, and
>> after, suffocated by Othello: murdered but still talking in its last
>> gasps, raising up from its pillow on a final breath. The
>> Wilhelm-Baynes translation of the I Ching has a line somewhere :
>> 'persistently ill, but still does not die' , which takes one beyond
>> poor Desdemona, as of course her last revival is, well, curtains for
>> her if not quite then the play.
>> David Bircumshaw
>> Website and A Chide's Alphabet
>> The Animal Subsides http://www.arrowheadpress.co.uk/books/animal.html
>> Leicester Poetry Society: http://www.poetryleicester.co.uk
Website and A Chide's Alphabet http://homepage.ntlworld.com/david.bircumshaw/
The Animal Subsides http://www.arrowheadpress.co.uk/books/animal.html
Leicester Poetry Society: http://www.poetryleicester.co.uk