Ordinary language is all right.
One could divide humanity into two classes:
those who master a metaphor, and those who hold by a formula.
Those with a bent for both are too few, they do not comprise a class.
'every work of art is an uncommitted crime'
'I need no gravestone, but
If you need one for me
I would like it to bear these words:
He made suggestions. We
Carried them out.
Such an inscription would
Honour us all.'
To do: develop syllabus of turn-of-the-20th-c. readings to help fill in the background for Against the Day.
I still can't stand that Bodie got capped.
u no hana month
end of the year
I have given amazon.com so much, and yet they give me so little.
A characteristic way for Devin to begin a verse:
'You fucked up.'
Don't say high culture never gave you nothin - from the 'Seoul' section of Creeley's Hello:
'The degraded status of adjuncts is nowhere better seen than in the failure of their institutions to provide them with places to read.'