"Immersion in the life of the world, a willingness to be inhabited by and to speak for others, including those beyond the realm of the human, these are the practices not just of the bodhisattva but of the writer." --Jane Hirshfield

Thursday, June 5, 2008

You're Always in the Damned Woods

Poetic justice for beer party vandals at Robert Frost's house.

2 comments:

Clifford Garstang said...

Poetry as punishment. What a concept.

Zen of Writing said...

ROFL. I'm sure that's how they thought of it, but the teacher must have hoped for moral edification.