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Saturday, 28 June 2014


19th century greetings card: artist unknown


sleepy fox: TC

Here are links to the later individual post entries (after 26 June 2014), in alphabetical order:

Abandonment (Bunting's Horace: Forget the weather)

A Dance of Light and Shadow
After the Whirlwind

A Grievous Deception (Fabricating War Out of Absolutely Nothing)
Air of Resignation

Alien Emergency
An 'Act of War'

And then the Alien turned toward Zanna
An End to Empire
A New Life

Another stunning sunset: Ilan Pappe: Israel's righteous fury and its victims in Gaza
Anthropomorphism Under Attack

A Transparency (The word made from broken pieces): "Nobody is asleep in Gaza"
A very strong energy drink

Back into the Ruins: What is this? Just stunned
Barry Taylor: Foreshore Findings
Barry Taylor: Listen Closely

Beneath the Great World's Notice and Lost to History
Better Together?
Black Dog
Blending In (Lunar Impersonation)

Bolts (Lucretius: On the Nature of Things)

Borderlands: Between the Dream and the Reality
College Pigskin Preview: The New Amazing Return of A Crazy American Girl
Commitment to a Losing Cause: Simonides of Ceos: For the Spartan Dead at Thermopylae (480 B.C.)

Daniel Abdal-Hayy Moore: Faced
Daniel Abdal-Hayy Moore: The Brother to the Dog

Democracy DOA (working conditions)
Dennis Cowals: Before the Pipeline (Near the End of the Dreamtime)

Dr Mads Gilbert on the Palestinian will to resist: "I compare occupation with occupation"
Dwindling Domain (Nazim Hikmet: from Living)
Edward Dorn: If it should ever come

Edward Dorn: On first looking into Shakespeare's Folios just after Christmas 1998, at the New British Library

Elephant Memories
Emily Dickinson: Tell all the Truth but tell it slant
Erasing the Forgotten: Has Gaza Eluded the Historical Memory of Poetry?

Fernando Pessoa: The falling of leaves that one senses without hearing them fall
Fireworks are like anything else in life, he said



Grapefruit Moon with Murmurations
Hanging by a thread

Have Mercy ((Mr. Obama, do you have a heart? A letter from Dr. Mads Gilbert, a physician working in Gaza)
Hazard Response: What Went Wrong in Happy Valley?
Heavy Weather (All the Uncool Kids)

Heimat: A Tribute in Light: What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love and Understanding
"Hello my name is..."
Hijos de un dios mejor
I am the bullets, the oranges and the memory: Mahmoud Darwish: Ahmad Al-Zatar / Fadwa Tuqan: Hamza

I Scare Myself: Marguerite Yourcenar: Exploring the Dark Brain of Piranesi's Prisons
Is not the night restless for them?

Ideology #2: With Respect
Is something broken in The Great Towns? Dougie Wallace: Shoreditch Wildlife
It Changes Everything (Perilous Sanctuary) 

I will make mine arrows drunk with blood
John Frank Keith: Oh, Yeah?
killing us while we are sleeping

Lights out in BEAU Y Town

lost souls
Mahmoud Darwish: In Jerusalem

Mahmoud Darwish: Silence for Gaza
Mahmoud Darwish: Think of Others

Mahmoud Darwish: Under Siege
Margaret Lucas Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle: Of Many Worlds in This World

Marwan Ali: Train / Ahmed Ashraf: The Iron Way
Marwan Ali: Translation

Munitions Madness: Procurement and Disposal
Naomi Shihab Nye: For Mohammed Zeid of Gaza, Age 15
No Place Like Ohm
no one knows

No one to rock the cradle (Nazim Hikmet: You must live with great seriousness, like a squirrel) 

Out of Africa: Gorilla Happiness, while there's still time
Pablo Neruda: I want to talk with the pigs
Pablo Neruda: Keeping Quiet

Palintology: Final Words
Pedestrians -- A Problem in Traffic Engineering  
Philae Lander: Fade Out / Frantz Fanon: The End of the European Game 

Philandering Moon (We Are Not a Virus)
Philip Larkin: The Beats: A Few Simple Words
Polar Bears: The Big Sleep ("Is the white bear worth seeing?")

Price reductions
Rainer Maria Rilke: Orpheus. Eurydike. Hermes -- she was already lost
Rainy Night in Oaktown

Rebuilding the House of Stones: A Meditation Outside the Fertile Grounds Cafe
Red State Scream Preview (A Period Haunting)

Relocation (the new ABCs)
Robert Creeley: A Wicker Basket
Robert Walser: A Biedermeier Story

Robert Walser: The Battle of Sempach
Robert Walser: Yes, I confess that for some years past
Roberto Bolaño: Among the Horses
Robinson Jeffers: De Rerum Virtute
Robinson Jeffers: Night Without Sleep

Robinson Jeffers: Point Joe
Rollin' In It: Celebrating the Tyranny of Freedom

Russell Edson: The Pilot

Seeing Multiples: Ghosts of Jönköping ("We are somewhere else")
Shadows on the Bridge

Shock (but there it is)
Simon Schuchat: Lion
Slipping the Chain

Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen: Eternalization (Se tanto me dói que as coisas passem)  
Sophocles: Oedipus the King: On the shore of the god of evening (The chorus prays for deliverance from the epidemic) 

Stretching It
the daily screenshot
The Forgotten

The General Comes Home: Miko Peled: "Gaza reminds us of Zionism's original sin"
The Human Abstract
The meaning of world football
"These faint pastel bands..."

The Toll: Asmaa Al-Ghoul: Never ask me about peace again
This Is Hollywood

This is where the magic happens (Dark Money)
Thomas Wyatt: Stond who so list vpon the Slipper toppe / Seneca: Chorus Two: from Thyestes
Thousand Year Empire


Viral (Philip Larkin: Myxomatosis)
W.B. Yeats: The Second Coming (A  Sideshow)

Welcome home, villager: A window into the minds of the occupiers ("the most moral army in the world")
We'll Leave a Light On

Wet Leaves
When medics cry
While we were away at the circus of representation: Ten minutes and then no home -- no memory, no history
"Who you out here for?"

Why Hillary 
Wislawa Szymborska: Hatred (It almost makes you have to look away)


danielle salk said...

I sure would like to subscribe to this blog but cannot find a way. the link at bottom brings html language.

TC said...

Danielle, at the bottom of the page it will say "Subscribe".

When I click on that, it works. (Don't understand why you're getting code.)