“Ink runs from the corners of my mouth. There is no happiness like mine. I have been eating poetry.”
– Mark Strand
“Poetry is what gets lost in translation.” – Robert Frost
“Out of the quarrel with others we make rhetoric; out of the quarrel with ourselves we make poetry.”
– W.B. Yeats
The poet is a cannibal
She must gnaw all the meat from the bones
Then suck up the marrow
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Beautiful humorous quotes you’ve got here, Lea,thanks!
Merci! Now I can look forward to more of you excellent photos!