Monthly Archives: March 2012

Death of and Unsigned Band by Tim Thornton

Death Of an Unsigned Band by Tim Thornton (www.vintage-books.co.uk) Yes I bought this book on the strength of the title that made me pick it off the shelf and a front page that bears the legend “Death of an unsigned … Continue reading

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Two poems inspired by art at The Dulwich Picture Gallery

Extreme Unction by N. Poussin 1637-40 Extreme Unction is applied to his eyes,The doctor in orange robes presses his eyes,All around the bed the sick mans family prays,Woe and worry in case extreme unction is not enough,The scribe kneels taking … Continue reading

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Hack by James Wells

Hack by James Wells (www.clinicalitypress.co.uk) Well this is a first for me a review for a book that is out on Kindle only or as a special order book at the moment from the excellent folks at Clinicality press who … Continue reading

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The Sea Is My Brother the lost novel by Jack Kerouac

The Sea Is My Brother The Lost Novel by Jack Kerouac ( http://www.penguinclassics.com) Yes finally it is out Jack Kerouacs first novel The Sea Is my Brother written in 1942 and finally published in 2011, which of course begs the … Continue reading

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Xpo Salvador Dali Marquis De Pubol, Belfort Brugge

Poems inspired by Museum-Gallery Xpo Salvador Dali Marquis De Pubol Belfort BruggeNote these two poems are inspired by series of lithographs rather than one individual paining. Casanova Memoirs 1967 by Dali Woman ravaged by a lobster pincers in her hair,Head … Continue reading

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Poems inspired by the art at Expo Pablo Picasso>Joan Miro Site Oud Sint Jan

Poems inspired by the art at Expo Pablo Picasso > Joan Miro Site Oud Sint-Jan Dove Of Peace 10.10.52. By Pablo Picasso Dove stands wings stretched,Feathers and plumage detailed in pencil,He is almost rampant in black and white,Standing on a … Continue reading

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Groeninge Museum poems inspired by the art

Groeninge Museum Poems inspired by the art. Last Judgement by Heronimus Bosch 1500-05 Jesus sits Buddha like apon a globe high in the sky,Beneath a city burns people fight,Body being eaten by priestess,Man escapes in shoe turned into a boat,Man … Continue reading

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