The subtlest form of censorship consists of confining the discourse to proxies. Metabolic level is, by definition, when you proceed without the use of proxies. (cf: “In Nature, there are no rewards or punishments, only consequences.”) The silver lining of war, indeed probably its real purpose, is to prioritize metabolic processes, which sweeps away the … Continue reading LOREM IPSUM

taxonomy of poets

Poets can be divided into three ways (and counting): 1. by lifestyle (as coined by R. S. Gwynn): proletarian ants versus leisure‑class grasshoppers 2. by modus operandi: traditional form versus free verse / confessional 3. (as maintained by Marina Tsvetaeva) whether they have a biography or not