I think I got that phrase from Andrew Joron who's one of the poets whose books I bought recently. Let us go then, you and I, and prevent the Double-Dip Recession by ... buying poetry books! Yeah!
So here's my latest Bought Poetry List--too paltry but I persevere with the battle to acquire Ferocious Flowers:
ALL THE WHISKEY IN HEAVEN: Selected Poems of Charles Bernstein
DIARY OF A WAVE OUTSIDE THE SEA by Dunya Mikhail (what a great title!)
THE WAR WORKS HARD by Dunya Mikhail
TRANCE ARCHIVES: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS by Andrew Joron
WOVEN STONE by Simon J. Ortiz
RADHA SAYS by Reetika Vazirani
THE GOD OF INDETERMINACY by Sandra McPherson
WAITING FOR SWEET BETTY by Clarence Major
GORGEOUS CHAOS: NEW & SELECTED POEMS 1965-2001 by Jack Marshall
Not at all ferocious is the latest flower-bounty from moi garden. I hope you enjoy their image as much as I do!
Yes, that's the brilliant German artist Sabine Dehnel with her photographed-sculpture "SKIRT" (C-Print mounted on plexiglass) hanging on the kitchen wall.
Yes, that's the brilliant U.S.-American artist Daniel Douke with a superrealist box painting-sculpture hanging on hallway wall.
Yes, that's Achilles in the background having lunch. Where I go, a dog go...!