Sundries and Notions
the Doggerel is my real deal
everything is down stream from Culture
Having lived largelythe low lifeI know naughtabout Peak Poetry
You knowThose lines, those stemsof verse that occupyperiodicals like New YorkerAnd the NYRB
And ever so richly stylizedto appear as ram-shacklednon-rhyming rhymesrun amok
Never had any luck pencil whippin’ upa “lord it” portfolio ofmy barbarous versifications
As I seem to be inimicalto anything akin to an I.S.B.N
If this reads a bit bitter it’s because the Chicago Cubs have gone 2 and 8 of the last ten, and so doing, gave away the lead they had in the NL wildcard race. Bums.
Just “finished” todays “Tone Poem.” Called SNZ-Approves.