Monthly Archives: April 2011

PATRICK WHITE:THE TWYBORN AFFAIR

Wow!This is a totally individualistic and idiosyncratic and GREAT novel; made a great effect on me; greater then “The Vivisector”, which was, in itself, full of beautiful, dense imagery. White’s prose is polished but certainly not superficial; sometimes using semi-stream … Continue reading

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THE BAR

I worked in a bar once. It was NOT illuminated. But dark And dank And cavernous. In front of the bar It was a Bohemian paradise; Behind the barĀ a nightmare Of changing barrels And adding up… In your head. It … Continue reading

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THE ILLUMINATED CAFE IN SPRING

Sitting In the April Sun: A month of Rebirth More than death (Mum would have liked that). The sun Shimmers Over the tabletop In the Illuminated cafe In Bohemian Utopia As I sip Espresso And read Sontag On Camp And … Continue reading

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