Tuesday, December 30, 2008

6 Romantic poets today

So this morning while in the kitchen a curious wondering dallied within: What would Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Keats; and, oh, Clare be like today? Here are some guesses: William Blake: mystical visual poet William Wordsworth: angular nature poet S T Coleridge: philosophical beat poet Lord Byron: actively anarchistic flarf poet P B Shelley: atheistic vegetarian performance poet John Keats: formalist indeterminate poet John Clare: deranged clandestine nature poet Rho00249


William Michaelian said...

This is the kind of thing I’d like to see on the back of cereal boxes.

“fulabred” — wow!

brian a j salchert said...

Go to
this Jefferey Bahr post.
It's about ways to make money for poets, ways which are in line with your wish.

Silliman of course has a link to it in his latest link list.

William Michaelian said...

Of course.

Now, though, in keeping with your kitchen revelation, I’m thinking more along the lines of refrigerator magnets.