The Collected Poems of Ted Berrigan
Artist for the back and front covers of the United Artists variation. The Penguin version for The Sonnets comprises an advent by way of me, in addition to notes according to Ted’s annotations of an early typescript of the full series. This typescript should be talked about now and then in those notes. NAMES within the SONNETS Names—of pals, writers, artists—appear through the Sonnets and, to a lesser measure, all Ted’s paintings. you'll be able to as a rule inform if the identify refers to a “friend” or a.
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of their personal poise. chilly air stabbed into my middle, as, without warning, In severe drag, I felt my physique getting less warm & less warm, & felt, instead of observed, My fez, soaring above my head, like a customary set of Berrigan-thoughts, imprisoned in lacquer, eu- sort, tailored. i'll see i used to be sitting at a desk in a Hoboken Truck-Stop. whilst the smoke Cleared I observed a crimson mobilephone at the desk via my Left hand. A heart-stimulant shot into my center From out the quick darkness to my.