what’s that I see, a ghost?
a still and terrifying, outline
or maybe a forgotten, lost
confused, consumed by horrors
a human soul.
once lively, broken… 86 weitere Wörter
To celebrate the great Bard of Scotland, on this Burns‘ night I will share one of my most favourite of his romantic poems. For me the thing that makes this simple, beautiful ode to a lover so special is the fact that Burns is writing it from the perspective of being on Corsencon – a hill which happens to be 5 minutes up the road from Rigg House. 409 weitere Wörter
An exquisite corpse of an „I” played out in a multiplicity of voices, „Verse & Chorus“ is an experimental act of constellation and collaborative reworking that quilts cuts from two manuscripts into an imagined third object (collaging verses from Nadia de Vries‘ I FAILED TO SWOON and Dominic Jaeckle’s 36 EXPOSURES; both forthcoming from Dostoyevsky Wannabe, 2021). 147 weitere Wörter