Thursday, January 20, 2011

i will fortify our landscape of exhaustive (peaceful) meanderings anew.

led zeppelin.
el bosco.
gustav klimt.
henry darger.
robert indiana.
dennis hopper.
stephen shore.
mary ellen mark.
bill owens.
marlène dumas.
andy warhol.
tracy emin.
abelardo morrell.
the golden ratio.
john wesley.
uta barths.
lisa yuskavage.
native american babe.
fred tomaselli.
yoko ono.
welcome indians.
dreamcatching above my bed. by ADF.
google growth.
ever thankful. (stolen from paul smith)

my love is building a building... (XII)

by E. E. Cummings

my love is building a building
around you, a frail slippery
house, a strong fragile house
(beginning at the singular beginning

of your smile)a skilful uncouth
prison, a precise clumsy
prison(building thatandthis into Thus,
Around the reckless magic of your mouth)

my love is building a magic, a discrete
tower of magic and(as i guess)

when Farmer Death(whom fairies hate)shall

crumble the mouth-flower fleet
He'll not my tower,
laborious, casual

where the surrounded smile