Etchings in the Sand…

Thoughts and Photos from the Desert…

Poetry…

Have you read any serious poetry lately?

Helps ordinary moments become extraordinary. Tears the surface off the deep places. Makes people like us stop and think and brood and murmur.

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2 responses to “Poetry…

  1. suburbanlife January 14, 2007 at 2:21 pm

    Yes – “Home of Sudden Service” by Elizabeth Bachinsky. This got her a nomination for the 2006 Governor General’s Award in Poetry. Turns over the smooth, seemingly uneventful experience of growing up in a suburb and exposes its gritty, uncomfortable realities.

  2. Berkie's wife January 15, 2007 at 8:17 am

    You’ve probably already discovered it, but for poetry and pictures, try http://www.panhala.net/archive/index.html A veritable orgy of poetry and pix. Some hit me, some don’t –but fun to browse

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