Friday, January 18, 2019

A Caricature

Daily Dose

From My Life with Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues, by Pamela Paul


"This is every reader's catch-22: the more you read, the more you realize you haven't read: the more you yearn to read more, the more you understand that you have, in fact, read nothing."

From Chapter 4, Catch-22, Never Enough

Thursday, January 17, 2019

A Caricature

Daily Dose

From Zen in the Art of Writing, by Ray Bradbury


"And they were all, when their souls grew warm, poets."

From How to Keep and Feed a Muse

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A Caricature

Daily Dose

From Forever Words: The Unknown Poems, by Johnny Cash


"If I had you at my mercy
There's no tellin' what I'd do
But I'd make you sit and listen
For an hour, maybe two"

From Gold All Over the Ground

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Clerihew for a Black March


The substance and pith
Of Stevie Smith
Is that she had a friend
At the end.