Tag: Denise Levertov

October 24th Birthday Love: Denise Levertov

Pleasures I like to findwhat’s not foundat once, but lies within something of another nature,in repose, distinct.Gull feathers of glass, hidden in white pulp: the bones of squidwhich I pull out and layblade by blade on the draining board— tapered as if for swiftness, to pierce the heart, but fragile, substance belying design. Or a …

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