Prancing Poetry

Prancing Poetry

There is no frigate like a book To take us lands away Nor any coursers like a page Of prancing poetry. This traverse may the poorest take Without oppress of toll; How frugal is the chariot That bears a human soul!   Emily Dickinson (1830-...
Poetry in motion

Poetry in motion

My own conviction is that poetry is far the deepest in us, and that prose is only broken-down poetry; and likewise that to this our lives correspond…. As you will hear some people read poetry so that no mortal could tell it was poetry, so do some people read...