"Everyone else isn’t you. It turns out that’s a huge problem for me."
You can find a way through many difficult situations if you can just remember to breathe. - Michael Lipsey
"Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It’s that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that’s what the poet does."
"Certain kinds of knowledge rob people of their sleep."
"I don’t like poems about poetry any more than I like quotations about quotations."
There were three of us that day. The Traveler, who had never before been on a boat. The Poet, whose leg was broken recently. And our Skipper, who was legally blind. A gimp, a novice and a blind man. It’s a wonder we made it back to shore.
- At very same time President Obama is lighting the National Christmas Tree, Sara Palin is selling and signing books about "the war on Christmas".
- What do you think?