once only

Poem #206 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction he forgot the way he used to float to drift over his dreams he forgot that he was for a while that something much higher he forgot what it was to be … Continue reading once only

how long does it take

Poem #182 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction how long does it take ... did it take you to do that to do only that does it matter now after you’ve done it short or long no I don’t think … Continue reading how long does it take

into lion

Poem #166 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction what is my metamorphosis but urgency and energy frenetic desperation that means nothing can stay the same nothing be left unchanged or perhaps it’s just my vision the way I see is … Continue reading into lion

through his work I know him

Poem #108 from a series of poems drawn from the imagination and collected as: a Bachelard reverie. Back to Bachelard and me – Introduction I know this man well I have read every one of his books I have studied every word of his prefaces the headings for each chapter I have looked into the style … Continue reading through his work I know him