Doug Anderson: Negative Capability
…art that honors the art and artist as well as its content, and apprehends it as more than its socio-political reality. Art is hard to do and not everybody can do it. It is not merely a pretext for theory.
July 23, 2021 · 4 Comments
Jorge Guillén: Death in the Distance
What’s urgent is the ripe
Fruit. The hand already peels it.
January 29, 2021 · 1 Comment
José Emilio Pacheco: High Treason
for ten places,
a few folks,
ports, forests, deserts, forts,
a broken city, gray, monstrous
September 18, 2020 · 8 Comments
Eva-Maria Simms, Michael Simms: Translating Rilke
Every thing is protected
by a grace ready for flight,
every stone and flower
every child at night.
December 6, 2019 · 2 Comments
Federico García Lorca: Simple song of the first desire
In the green morning,
I wanted to be heart.
March 29, 2019 · Leave a comment
Michael Simms: Blurbing Jose
Jose Padua’s poems are the twitch of the tail of the cat stalking the mouse of your unconscious.
February 23, 2019 · 13 Comments