The Martyrology, Book 5
All of Nichol's paintings is stamped by means of his wish to create texts which are accomplishing themselves in addition to in context, and to take advantage of oblique structural and textual units to hold which means. within the Martyrology alternative ways of talking testify to a trip via other ways of being. Language is either the poet's teacher and, via its a variety of variations, the dominant 'image' of the poem. The [nine] books of The Martyrology rfile a poet's quest for perception intohimself and his writing via scrupulous consciousness to the messages hidden within the morphology of his personal speech.' - Frank Davey
My a possessive case a subjective case the article of this proposition presupposing readers & a religion in dwelling booklet for ebook is going on past me ies dies my my my reference stanza’s finish as in a cliff you stand upon phrases bunch earlier than you stick to instinct through search the recent transparent fissions & one of those fiction achieves momentarily truth a sigh my my my my excessive over the cloudworld mist floats mountain or simple hid from view no saints to speak to in basic terms the flat horizon line.
used to be your feel of we? social stable? person solid? used to be it the standard repressive society? Halifax Dec 4th seventy one Roy & me course three to Peggy’s Cove GOODWOOD darkish clouds in a blue sky gulls boats circumstances of series pondering 1968 weight as in any degree stops just like the dropped line disparate the connections shatter determined all that's elevate acknowledged or unsaid inside of this circle within this second i've got lived prior to what feel of time song that i stream from i'm the I i carry.
4000 years have introduced it right here between a wierd humans who don't worship the god it honours one other shrine stolen one other identify for you recognized father/mother will i see you quickly? this poetry of position & areas lines of prior rimes out-takes of the muse’s circulate via me or my very own grappling with a desire to communicate each a bridge i selected to not take purposes misplaced now within the years among failed traces or conceptions voices that i bid be nonetheless through what they stricken in me so.
4000 years have introduced it the following between a wierd humans who don't worship the god it honours one other shrine stolen one other identify for you identified father/mother will i see you quickly? this poetry of position & areas strains of prior rimes out-takes of the muse’s circulate via me or my very own grappling with a desire to communicate each a bridge i selected to not take purposes misplaced now within the years among failed strains or conceptions voices that i bid be nonetheless stricken through what they in me so.
And, St Ranglchold St Ranglehold re–emerges from among the columns wearing a small bathtub of water within which plastic boats drift he areas the bathtub at the level & proceeds to sink first one boat then the opposite, carrying on with so long as the refrain speaks refrain: (pausing among each one statement) cries of the sailors stuck within the heaving line the tongue can’t converse. beseeching. saints with no identify. soreness of attaining past touching. palms. level lighting fixtures exit. a unmarried spot choices out the.