Stray Horn

noticings
houghtonlib:

Paul Verlaine seated at a table; Paris, 1893. Photographed by Jules Hautecœur
MS Eng 1148 (1749)
Houghton Library, Harvard University

houghtonlib:

Paul Verlaine seated at a table; Paris, 1893. Photographed by Jules Hautecœur

MS Eng 1148 (1749)

Houghton Library, Harvard University

The Holloway Series in Poetry - Tom Raworth

Raworth at near 29:37

Franz Liszt

even played the piano when he pissed.

It was odd to see his piano stool dripping

during performances of Annees de Pelerinage that were

    absolutely gripping!

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John Cage

bestrode his age.

"FUCK ZEN!"

chimes in the octogenarian Huck Finn.

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two clerihews by JW

Robert Duncan on "mission"

Who else has Robert Duncan videos?   

'In the constellation of Poetry there are thousands of distant stars and more immediate planets, lighting the night sky of those who delite in that art with a plenitude of brilliancies, and in time each new poet in his vocation comes to realize that he has a kind of horoscope or constellation of his own in which particular poets of the past appear as influencing spirits in his shaping of his poetic destiny.'
     (Duncan