Marriage

               R.M. ENGELHARDT, 2015

lá sona ú patrick ar a thabhairt duit !

The most important things to do in the world are to get something to eat, something to drink and somebody to love you. ~ Brendan Behan Happy St. Patrick’s Day  

if you forget me

I want you to know one thing. You know how this is: if I look at the crystal moon, at the red branch of the slow autumn at my window, if I touch near the fire the impalpable ash or the wrinkled body of the log, everything carries me to you, as if everything that…

TO ALL THE NEW POETS OF A YOUNG CENTURY

    So   You want to be a poet?   Then stand in line   Because just like every other damn poet That ever came before you You’ll have to write   And Twitter, Tumblr, Fumblr Whatever, will never save Your sorry ass   And the Pushcart Prize? They won’t reward you For writing…

“there is a loneliness in this world so great”

“there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. people so tired mutilated either by love or no love. people just are not good to each other one on one. the rich are not good to the rich the poor…

LIT 101

Writers? We have to write. If we don’t our brains explode and the poetry, words and ideas go all over. We have to drink for inspiration. And we have to smoke at least a pack a day. Why? Because it’s the law. That’s why. And ? We must drink large amounts of coffee everyday just…