“Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we wonder that all men are not always poets. Poetry is nothing but healthy speech,” says Henry David Thoreau. Open: Journal of Arts & Letters agrees that this is a simple and natural assumption.
Rachel Custer Hellebore "Spring Series: Painting #1" (detail) by Alejandro Rosemberg After an altar call, the children run as if pursued, their little bellies full of god. Hellfire in their throats [...]