Borne then were Nine Muses, all of
Clio, Cleio, Kleio; "recount" or "make
Urania; "heavenly" or "of
Melpomene; "to sing" or "the one that is melodious"
Thalia, Thaleia; "the joyous" or "the flourishing"
"delight in dancing"
Calliope, Kalliope; "beautiful-voiced"
Erato; "desired" or "lovely"
Polyhymnia; "the one of many
Euterpe; "rejoicing well" or "delight"
Happy is the One whom the Muses
flows of images spring forth from his Soul !
When Muses first came to Earth
the rivers flooded,
the boundless sea with its raging
ran inland to the
feet of mountains,
gleaming stars in the
heavens winked out
Moon cycles the Rain never stopped.
Pythagoras enjoined all to build a temple to the Muses.
is an education that makes a difference between
a man and a wild beast, a
Greek and a Barbarian, a
free man and a slave, a philosopher and a bore."
Feel sick to
my stomach a lot
being doted on all the time
people facing doom.
You hear tanks
and bulldozers pass by.
I have nightmares about tanks and bulldozers
outside our house and you and me inside.
Tanks and bulldozers
destroyed 25 greenhouses
the livelihoods for 300 people.
come and take out
vegetable farms and gardens.
This happens every
I am discovering a degree of strength
of basic ability for
humans to remain human.
think the word is dignity.
"Art used to be inexpensive and human life was
valued. March 16, 2003 Rachel Corrie is killed by
an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Caterpillar D9 bulldozer
life is cheap and art is expensive."
a non-violent protest while trying to stop the destruction of Palestinian homes
driver] knew absolutely she was there.
The bulldozer waited for a few
seconds over her body then reversed, leaving its scoop down so that if she had
been under the bulldozer, it would have crushed her a second time.
later when it was much more clear of her body did it raise its scoop." - Tom
Dr. Yehudah Hiss, an Israeli pathologist, found the cause of death
to be "pressure to the chest."
Her shoulder blades had been crushed,
her spine was broken in five
places, six ribs broken and her face was slashed by the bulldozer
In literature it is necessary to
interpretations of famous personalities.
Don Juan' misogyny,
the Donald Trump and Kanye
West tryst, Jeffery
Epstein' grooming of Miley Cyrus,
and Earl Pearly
the habit of
defining characters by their
extravagant games with time and space in plot development in the manner of
like Ayn Rand, Albert Camus
and George Orwell;
or situations the reader can identify with;
painting landscapes through pattern
characters prone to becoming
everlasting myths overtime;
scenes intentionally linked to a
description specific time in place ;
phrases dealing with
evolving understanding or conditions;
Local flavor and
in general, and visual metaphors in
Absolutely un-advisable: Abbey or
particularly in the stone idol
The tailoring of novels
with plots that are reminiscent of another book
such as Handmaiden' Tale on the Stepford Wives or Brazil
writing books that resemble menus, albums, itineraries,
anything that can be
illustrated in a normal material manner;
anything that may suggest the
idea that it can be made into a movie;
biographical reference in
avoid allusions to
authors' personalities or private lives;
Domestic scenes in police
novels; dramatic scenes in
blusterous black clouds, and behind dat blackness is
a tropical storm a-blowin.
squall from a hurricane will not be long fore it will sort of break up in its
But fore it gets cleared up good, you will see another
squall formin, and each time it blowin a little harder. (sighs)
forgot dat hurricane in 1926, how de people was standing by dere door dere
lookin to windward.
I never forgot how dem people looked when dat
hurricane come down-dey looked like children.
De people stood dere in
dere door lookin to windward at dat awful sky, and dere faces - dey looked like
A mon got to have de guts
of his opinion!
And my opinion is, dey
too many fellas like some dat I
got aboard of dis vessel dat don't know nothin and don't care - no
Dass what it is -
be dat in Caymans a hisself.
He done his job, took care of his family,
all of dat.
He had his land and his own provision ground; he built his
own catboat and hung his own nets.
Things like dat.
But now dey
all gettin like de cook dere, like dat engineer I got - don't motter what de
color is no more, dey all actin like colored humans.
Matthiessen, from Far Tortuga
I would sing the American people,
God send them some
I would turn from
for a time into quite.
I would draw your minds to learn of life in
really do matter: Compassion, and
the comfort of friendship.
After we are burnt clear, or even
deadened with knowledge;
After we have gone the whole gamut,
exhausted our human emotions,
Still is there something greater, some power, some recognition,
Some bond beyond the ordinary
bonds of passion and sentiment
That rewards us for foregoing
great virtue in strength, even in passive résistance.
us an open mind and the poise and
balance to use it.
I sing of the senses developed, I reach towards
If you ask me to write world prescriptions I write so that any
can read it:
I am that
terrible thing the product of American culture
Or rather that product
improved by considerable care
Write it thus: by their gods ye shall know
The chief god in hell is convention
got by that sturdy sire
Upon pale fear, in some most proper way
Where humans worship a
There is hardly
room for the devil.
There is more in heaven and Earth
the priest and the scientists think.
Ezra Pound, American
Weston Loomis Pound is born in Hailey, Idaho and raised a Quaker.
1914 Ezra marries Dorothy Shakespear.
1924 Ezra moves to Italy and becames involved in fascist
1945 When the
Americans capture Italy Ezra Pound spends twenty-five days in an open cage
during which he suffers a mental breakdown.
Upon his repatriation to the US, Ezra Pound is charged with
propaganda by radio to America during World War II.
1946 Ezra Pound is acquitted of
and committed to St.
Elizabeth's Hospital in Washington, D.C.
1958 After continuous appeals from writers, including
Robert Frost, Ezra
Pound is released from the hospital.
1972 Ezra Pound died a
semi-recluse in Venice, Italy.
As critic, editor and promoter, Ezra
Pound helped the careers of TS
Frost, Ernest Hemingway,
and DH Lawrence.
an esoteric form of
knowledge that made possible the direct awareness of the Divine, was one of
Ezra Pound's major interests.
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