The Lamp with Wings: Love Sonnets (National Poetry Series)
M. A. Vizsolyi
A winner of the 2010 nationwide Poetry sequence Prize as chosen via Ilya Kaminsky (author of Dancing in Odessa, recipient of the 2004 Whiting Award, the Ruth Lilly Fellowship, between different honors, and co-editor of The Ecco Anthology of overseas Poetry), Vizsolyi's paintings perpetuates NPS's culture of marketing unparalleled poetry from rising poets.
Kaminksy writes that Vizsolyi's poetry “is erotic the best way Catullus was once erotic, and Mayakovsky. The voice is smug and smooth, it is going 'on the nerve,' as Frank O'Hara informed us the poet needs to. This booklet with knock your socks off. this can be genuine poetry.”
For thirty years, the nationwide Poetry sequence has chanced on many new voices and has been instrumental in launching the careers of poets and writers comparable to Billy Collins, Mark Doty, Denis Johnson, Cole Swensen, Thylias Moss, Mark Levine, and Dionisio Martinez.
Station i requested for instructions the valley carrying on with is the only factor we don't comprehend what i referred to as no observe for how song ends no be aware to get simply sooner than the phrases [to be a poet you want to know how] to be a poet you want to know the way to put in a window i’m no longer conversing metaphorically anymore there are books in this form of factor they're so boring you can find your self writing consistently on every thing having not anything to do with home windows & yes you may make additional.
these eco-friendly eyes they're sitting at the fingers in their child’s chair we by no means move between one another o phrases gods that tremble & movement see new issues the attic is quiet the fly is lifeless now he simply saved flying into the moon at the glass [to locate you i needed to be mindful the vintage] to discover you i needed to take into account the vintage quiets at an out of doors get together there's a kingdom filled with tiki torches i informed them as though starting an epic & we should be comfortable we will provide our phrases & allow them to take care of.
Little] will you turn into a postcard for a bit whereas the snowman’s handcrafted to arrive out for whatever he seems satisfied you stated he has to be chuffed the way in which little birds while drawn percentage mystery hate & are chuffed the lottery of your sleep open up your knees my love help in elevating me & the shaggy dog story like a palm leaf weeps for cause in the unmade mattress the place we discover ways to deal with the incompatibility of our mom tongues your breasts lay down yellow folders & i’m attempting to retain up with them.
by no means locate this position [when i’m performed what i must do is] while i’m performed what i need to do is carry you endlessly & permit pass & say the curtain isn't a chess participant who can educate me philosophy while i've got no enemies there are just a few poems beside your little lip that experience ever made me cry & i'm going to in simple terms learn them when we stay like solitary kings at the board & dream the remainder in the event you commence remembering back please see me i will burn all our photographs & you’ll understand the depths of my.
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