Tuesday, January 28, 2014

the APPARITION = the one i would cut out of a book, put in a pocket and return to the earth with...

relay your interpretation of the above words by:

  • : Ezra Pound 

  • Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate Modernist poet and critic. His contribution to literature began with his co-establishment of the Imagism movement, which marked a call for a return ... Wikipedia

  • BornOctober 30, 1885, Hailey, ID

  • DiedNovember 1, 1972, Venice, Italy

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    painting courtesy of Mr. Claude Monet


    1. The faces seem familiar yet aren't but they are still welcoming as we are excited to see new petals on a branch that seems to remind us of spring after a rain.

    2. The iridescent faces with varied hues disappear into city moss like fragile petals on a dark slippery branch.

    3. The artists that precede us welcome us to the family tree of painters. Be the petal.