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by LauriefromAlaska
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:35 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: The Truly Great (i think continually) S. Spender
Replies: 0
Views: 2249

The Truly Great (i think continually) S. Spender

The Truly Great BY STEPHEN SPENDER I think continually of those who were truly great. Who, from the womb, remembered the soul’s history Through corridors of light, where the hours are suns, Endless and singing. Whose lovely ambition Was that their lips, still touched with fire, Should tell of the S...
by LauriefromAlaska
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: The Layers by Stanley Kunitz
Replies: 3
Views: 2202

Re: The Layers by Stanley Kunitz

"...feast of losses..." Damn. Definately lots to chew on here in this poem. Thanks for sharing it. I was thinking this weekend about poetry that might sooth through the echoing of loss and at the same time present a shift from the finality we are faced with. Even with a larger view that Life is a co...
by LauriefromAlaska
Sun Nov 13, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: And Leonard Cohen Held The Door
Replies: 5
Views: 1166

Re: And Leonard Cohen Held The Door

Stuart

I really enjoyed your poem.
Hope you felt better after writing it.
by LauriefromAlaska
Sun Nov 13, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: Beautiful Losers
Replies: 1
Views: 366

Re: Beautiful Losers

Tom

Lovely to see your work again. Such sad, sad circumstances.

Love,
L

P.S. pm sent
by LauriefromAlaska
Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:10 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 692
Views: 95999

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

F*ck. It was sort of expected but seemed too dismal to really assimilate. And when it really happens it is just devastating. He was someone who history cannot resort to hyperbole. Because his spirit and talent having been so confusingly understated all these decades will only be able to skirt the re...

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