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Poems and aphorisms

a woodman"s musings

by Simeon Carter

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Published by Published and for sale by the author in Baldwinville, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

On verso of t.p.: Press of the Gardner News, A. E. Stratton & Co., Gardner.

Statementby Simeon Carter, Bard of Souhegan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1262.C4 P6
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 13-196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6638020M
LC Control Number21017896
OCLC/WorldCa10645136

"Haven: Short Stories, Poems, and Aphorisms". Book by Elizabeth Bibesco, Poetry Aphorisms and apothegms: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schlegel, Friedrich von, Dialogue on poetry and literary aphorisms. [University Park, Pennsylvania State University Press, ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Friedrich von Schlegel; Ernst Behler; Roman Struc.

  If you think that poetry is something ancient and not at all relevant you are deeply mistaken. It is now more than ever that poetry is loved and relevant. All thanks to modern music, because all the popular songs, one way or another, use rhymes and literary turns to give the expressiveness. No need to say, there are whole musical trends where rhythm and poetry are the Category: BOOKS_AND_REFERENCE. I see the aphorism as a flag the poem is waving, a point of contact, or discovery, that exists only in relation to the space around it: poem, aphorism, more poem, then reaching into blank space. When an aphorism stands alone, there’s no more poem around it, just the reaching into blank space.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Kill, Cry or Die: A Collection of Poems, Epigrams, Aphorisms, Philosophy, Thoughts and Humor by Peter A. Müller (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! —Yahia Lababidi is the author, most recently, of Balancing Acts: New & Selected Poems () which debuted in April, at #1 on Amazon's Hot New Releases, under Middle Eastern poetry. Lababidi's first book, a collection of original aphorisms: Signposts to Elsewhere was selected as a Book of the Year, by The Independent (UK).


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In a series of very loosely related poems and a potpourri of aphorisms, the reader is guided on a journey through a variety of strained, failed, and sometimes humorous personal relationships; imaginary wars between poetry and prose, and the absolute necessity of love and kindness.5/5(4).

Philosopher and former trader Nassim Taleb is best known for his books The Black Swan and Fooled by Randomness, but his collection of aphorisms is also fantastic. Just like Nassim’s other books, it deals with decision making, uncertainty, luck, modernity and how to live in a world we don’t understand.

The News Inside by Bill Brown is a book of poetry. Many of the poems deal with the natural world in the Southeastern United States, as well as, the poet's memories of growing up in Western Tennessee. Arthur Seymour John Tessimond - Jack to his family, John in later life - was born in Birkenhead in Author: Bill Yarrow.

Who Knows book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. poems/aphorisms, tr Remy Hall/5(7). Vincent Wixon, scholar in the William Stafford Archives, is the author of three books of poetry: Blue Moon,The Square Grove, and Seed. He has coproduced documentary films on Lawson Inada and William Stafford.

His article written with Paul Merchant, “William Stafford and His First Publishers: The Making of West /5(6). “These new and selected poems and aphorisms trace the evolution of a poet who earned his reputation as a master of imagery and concision.” —Christian Science Monitor “James Richardson’s earlier books of poetry and several elegant volumes of literary criticism exhibited a finesse, a delicacy, rarely met with in his generation.

The aphorisms were an interesting idea, b Reading poems in a library book that has a return-by date is not a great idea. Poems need to be savored, and poetry books dipped into as the mood takes.

There were some poems here that I liked, but none as much as the one poem in last week's New Yorker that I clipped and kept/5. Yes, I Wrote a Book of Aphorisms. A few years ago, through the graces of an independent press, I put out a book of aphorisms. That is, a collection of brief, disconnected, somewhat philosophical sentences.

Looking back, this fact seems newly bizarre—aphorisms!—and I realize I’m still making sense of the : James Guida. Aphorisms - Whatever I take, I take too much or too of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

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Aphorism. How to Get RICHES. Benjamin Franklin. PRECEPT I. Read more about from Aphorisms; Autopsychography. Edouard Roditi. The poet is a man who feigns And feigns so thoroughly, at last Reading & Books.

Poetry & Poets. Humor & Satire. U.S. Midwestern. Aphorism. Short poem. Uncategorized. In the ‘author’s note’ to his most recent book of aphorisms, Quick, Georg e Murray describes aphorisms as “poetic essences” or “poems without all the poetry getting in the way.” “With an aphorism,” he writes, “I am trying to convey a poetic idea, or a moment of epiphany in the most economical way possible, but without losing the elegance and solidity of the well-crafted.

A poem is a question in search of the unanswerable. (New York Aphorisms) Still, some aphorisms are also poems. That is how much of Kafka strikes me and why I return to him again and again. "A cage went in search of a bird" (Zürau Aphorisms)—a one-line poem/aphorism.

Those aphorisms that are also poems are often metaphorical and evocative and contain a small world unto themselves. By Alda Merini About this Poet Renowned and beloved in her native Italy, poet Alda Merini’s numerous books include The Presence of Orpheus, Fear of God, Roman Wedding, Diary of an Other, and Love Lessons (),a selection of poems translated into English by Susan Stewart.

Aphorism Definition. Aphorism is a statement of truth or opinion expressed in a concise and witty manner. The term is often applied to philosophical, moral, and literary principles. To qualify as an aphorism, it is necessary for a statement to contain a truth revealed in a terse manner.

Aphoristic statements are quoted in writings. In During (Copper Canyon Press, ), the new collection by National Book Award finalist James Richardson, there are, in addition to many wonderful poems, dozens and dozens of aphorisms (a poetic specialty of his), including gems like, “Maybe what interests me in the mirror is not myself but that person who looks so interested in me.” Try your hand at writing a handful of.

Here you can find Quotes and Aphorisms to be read and dedicated. Quotes for any occasion to make good wishes, Poems, Novels, Movie Quotes, Riddles, Jokes, etc.

One last question. Well, two questions, really. First, I don’t know of another book about aphorisms. Your book seems to be unusual in zooming in on aphorisms. Secondly, when we look at the great thinkers and how often they’ve used aphorisms in the history of thought, it’s really strange that people haven’t written more about aphorisms.

Paterson’s and Manguso’s collections contain what you might think of as classic aphorisms – but also personal gripes, jokes, inversions of accepted wisdom, haiku-like verbless prose poems Author: Sam Leith. enemy of aphorisms you certainly read a book of aphorisms from alpha to omega you are picking curiosities from the pages and you're never, not once met with a *the end or: once upon a time it's hard not to see books written in aphorism form a bit like being in a supermarket.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "The poems in this volume were originally published in under the title Chi-Lo-Sa The translations are based upon Francis Picabia, Ecrits, v.

2"--Page []. This is a short and varied culling of the thousands of inspired poems and aphorisms the author has been scribbling down for forty years. They present either insights into the hypocrisies of our shallow, materialistic, ego-dominated culture, or understandings of the Mystery that generates, shapes and guides, the material reality that Materialist Science reduces to the totality of our universe.A collection of Articles, Papers, Poems, Books, Plays and Aphorisms on Politics, Science and Religion.Aphorisms are the true form of the universal philosophy.

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel Philosophy, Literature, Form "Dialogue on Poetry and Literary Aphorisms (A in Selected Aphorisms from the Athenaeum () #)".