Mr. Aristotle’s Triangle

We question the gatekeepers and if what they are guarding is worth the entry fee. Can we get rid of the gatekeepers? I’m suspicious of gatekeepers because I am often denied entry. So often I hear it’s harder to make sense, speak clearly than speak/write cryptic. It’s the old text/reader/writer (Mr. Aristotle’s rhetorical triangle). Get […]

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Wild Honey Press

So far I’ve spent $50 from Mr. Bush’s tax return on small press poetry and indie music. I am very excited by Wild Honey Press Ordered: Blackwards by Rosmarie Waldrop ($5.00 USD) Daylight Saving Sex by Randolph Healy ($5.00 USD) Shipping and Handling: $2.50 USD Total: $12.50 USD $12.50 for two books from the other […]

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A Paradise of Poets

Mini vacation to Chapel Hill yesterday. Art musuem at UNC then The bookshop. Found about 16 books I wanted. Ended up getting: A Paradise of Poets by Jerome Rothenberg Voice Over by Elaine Equi Lit by Ron Silliman The Happy Birthday of Death by Gregory Corso (with a nice little fold out poem) really digging […]

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Sleeping with the Dictionary

Rainy and sticky with lots of birds right now. I slept well. Watched American Splendor. I need to find some underground comics. I haven’t read comics since I was a little in Ireland. Loved Ajax. Traded Bob Hicok for the revised and enlarged selected Robert Duncan edited by robert j. bertholf. Play at hand: 1) […]

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Done with Bob

Returning Bob Hicok. He bored me after six poems. Per the suggestion of Aaron McCollough, I am going to order Shanna Compton’s Down Spooky. Liked the audio of “We the blind need pushing.” Picked up Sleeping with the Dictionary. I am very excited. Got a serious roll. Sacked the headmaster for a monkey. Post Date:¬†Fri […]

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Take me back to the Concrete Streets

Wondering about the head/intellect. It’s all up there, but is it useful to pretend the ‘ole heart is something else? (All of a sudden I feel like that main character from Sex and the City typing on her mac). Playground tactics. Original tactics not like the rabbit in a hat trick. <a href="javascript:SquawkBoxPopup()” title=”Comments by […]

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