The Trees Do Sing

Even the rocks will cry out!

"I think so because this capturing of the surface of emotional fact is useful for other people in that it jolts them into thinking, into doing their own act of understanding. But I still don’t think I finished the thinking."- Anne Carson in response to the question of if, though her personal poetry were to her a failure, it might be useful to others.  From an interview in The Paris Review.

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"Locale is both a geographic term and the inner sense of being."- Robert Creeley (via theparisreview)

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"We are all glory-chasers and pleasure-seekers, and that’s a wonderfully good thing… We’ve gotten the object wrong, not the verb."- Jonathan Parnell

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