A Saturday Woman Poet, Adrienne Cecile Rich

Adrienne Cecile Rich has been nominated for the 2011 National Book Award , so no better time to link to her opus. Adrienne is 82 years old and a poet of force. I thought to add a  poem and biography here to celebrate.   Diving Into the Wreck by Adrienne Cecile Rich. First having read the book [...]

‘Banalities Translated from the Chinese’ by Kurt Schwitters

Banalities translated from the Chinese Flies have short lice. To hurry is wit in a flurry. Red raspberries are red. The end is the beginning of every end. The beginning is the end of every beginning. Banality becomes all respectable citizens. Bourgeoisie is the beginning of every bourgeois. Spice makes short jokes nice. All women [...]