Poetry postings

on AZBlog

note: all AZ captions are bits of free verse, some of them of some length; there is a Page of AZ captions here:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/the-language-of-comics/captioning/az-captions/

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8/26/10: Lounges and motels:
http://arnold-x-zwicky.livejournal.com/8641.html
AMZ, Tom Chandler, Ned Sublette

5/25/11: Double dactylic sniff:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2011/05/25/double-dactylic-sniff/

10/23/11: Found poetry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/10/23/found-poetry/
in the Atlantic

11/3/11: David Fenton:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/11/03/david-fenton/
my possum/raccoon song

11/17/11: Found poetry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/11/17/found-poetry-2/
in NYT Book Review

11/18/11: More found poetry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/11/18/more-found-poetry/
2 examples

12/5/11: Rudy the Christmas elf:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2011/12/05/rudy-the-christmas-elf/

12/25/11: Poet among the painters:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2011/12/25/poet-among-the-painters/
Frank O’Hara

1/20/12: Beatnik poetry, invented and found:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/01/20/beatnik-poetry-invented-and-found/

3/31/12: Adrienne Rich:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2012/03/31/adrienne-rich/

4/8/12: Double dactyl for Easter:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2012/04/08/double-dactyl-for-easter/

12/1/12: Poetic intersection:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2012/12/01/poetic-intersection/
food poetry

12/9/12: The underwear elves of 2012:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/the-underwear-elves-of-2012/

12/10/12: Double dactyl in Dutch:
https://arnoldzwicky.wordpress.com/2012/12/10/double-dactyl-in-dutch/

8/10/14: Yesterday’s anniversaries:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/08/10/yesterdays-anniversaries/
Frank O’Hara

10/28/14: Drunk on words, and a lot of whiskey:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/10/28/drunk-on-words-and-a-lot-of-whiskey/
Dylan Thomas

11/24/14: I hurt myself today:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/11/24/i-hurt-myself-today/
Trent Reznor

12/12/14: Verbing awry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/12/12/verbing-awry/
1991 poem “An ordinary man in an ordinary car”

12/21/14: Snowy lanes:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/12/21/snowy-lanes/
Frost’s “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” and a Zippy parody

1/15/15: Façade:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/01/15/facade/
Edith Sitwell’s poetry

2/28/15: Poets in Their Youth:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/02/28/poets-in-their-youth/
Eileen Simpson’s 1982 book, on John Berryman and his circle of poet friends

3/24/15: Elise Partridge:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/03/24/elise-partridge/
one Partridge poem; death notice for her

4/15/15: A personal poemorse:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/04/15/a-personal-poemorse/
a little poem in code

4/22/15: Poem for hot February day:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/04/22/poem-for-hot-february-day/
with Daily Jocks photo

4/26/15: A playful poetic footnote:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/04/26/a-playful-poetic-footnote/
the poetic form the clerihew

5/4/15: The names of birds:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/05/04/the-names-of-birds/
a compressed double dactyl

6/28/15: Claude Funston thought …:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/06/28/claude-funston-thought/
Lewis Carroll’s “The Walrus and the Carpenter” and a parody

7/25/15: Name rhymes:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/07/25/name-rhymes/
schemes that rhyme personal names with other words: Cab Calloway’s “Everybody Eats at My House”, Paul Simon’s “Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lover”

7/26/15: Land of 1,000 Dances:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/07/26/land-of-1000-dances/
Wilson Pickett’s “Land of 1,000 Dances” and its rhyme scheme

8/11/15: Found poetry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/08/11/found-poetry-3/
in New Scientist

9/25/15: Boy in the sand:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/09/25/boy-in-the-sand/
AZ erotic poem “Boy in the sand”

10/17/15: That’s a moray:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/10/17/thats-a-moray/
poetic form of “That’s Amore” and “That’s a Moray”

10/18/15: Morning: monotreme, marsupial:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/10/18/morning-monotreme-marsupial/
trochaic tetrameter; SW.SW.SW.S lines; poetic form of “Hush Little Baby”

10/29/15: To the liquor of your laughter / And the lacquer of your limbs:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/10/29/to-the-liquor-of-your-laughter-and-the-lacquer-of-your-limbs/
Spectra poetry

11/1/15: Follow-up: Heino:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/01/follow-up-heino/
the nursery rhyme “She’ll be coming ’round the mountain”; its German “translation” “Zu der Ponderosa reiten wir”

11/17/15: Alaskan-cod-pieces:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/17/alaskan-cod-pieces/
the poetic form the TankaWanka

11/30/15: Rhyme or reason:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/30/rhyme-or-reason/
the nursery rhyme “Humpty Dumpty” and its poetic form

12/31/15: The Crew with packages and boxes:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/12/31/the-crew-with-packages-and-boxes/
prose poem, lyrical prose, long-line free verse

1/14/16: Pittman, Dickinson, and Goya:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/01/14/pittman-dickinson-and-goya/
Emily Dickinson’s “After great pain, a formal feeling comes”

2/23/16: Who is Silvia?:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/02/23/who-is-silvia/
lyrics of the song “Who is Silvia?” from The Two Gentlement of Verona; its poetic form

3/14/16: Unnerving Chicano art: Vincent Valdez:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/03/14/unnerving-chicano-art-vincent-valdez/
music/poetry fusion of Gil Scott-Heron

3/!8/16: Morning name: Roll Over, Beethoven:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/03/18/morning-name-roll-over-beethoven/
inconclusive remarks on the form of this Chuck Berry song

5/26/16: Thurber the illustrator:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/05/26/thurber-the-illustrator/
Thurber illustrations for Housman’s “Oh, when I was in love with you”

6/2/16: Morning news: death of radio star:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/06/02/morning-news-death-of-radio-star/
poetic form of “Video Killed the Radion Star”

8/25/16: Good poetic lines:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/08/25/good-poetic-lines/
poetic lines in John Ashbery and Delmore Schwartz

8/29/16: Osmunda, Königin des Waldes:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/08/29/osmunda-konigin-des-waldes/
Ozymandias

9/5/16: Spontaneous poetry:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/09/05/spontaneous-poetry/
1955 poem by Frank O’Hara

9/7/16: How sweet the daphne smells:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/09/07/how-sweet-the-daphne-smells/
Waggerl’s poem “Seiderbast”

9/9/16: Julian and Sandy:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/09/09/julian-and-sandy/
Façade

9/22/16: Bare bear poets ion their youth:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/09/22/bare-bear-poets-in-their-youth/
poetry of Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky

10/2/16: The old oaken desk:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/10/02/the-old-oaken-desk/
poem “The Old Oaken Bucket”

10/16/16: Huzzah!:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/10/16/huzzah/
Dylan’s poetry; “Like a Rolling Stone”

10/30/16: Don’t get me wrong, the sex is great:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/10/30/dont-get-me-wrong-the-sex-is-great/
long AZ poem

10/31/16: Annals of verbing (and poetic form):
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/10/31/annals-of-verbing-and-poetic-meter/
iambic pentameter in a line from a gay porn story

11/2/16: Giantess Jackie:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/02/giantess-jackie/
Baudelaire’s “The Giantess”

11/2/16: Prose poem:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/02/prose-poem/
2 prose poems by Charles Rafferty; on prose poetry and related notions

11/7/16: November 7th, in the liminal zone:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/07/november-7th-in-the-liminal-zone/
Longfellow’s “The Children’s Hour”

11/14/16: Trisyllabic feet in tetrametrical orgy:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/14/trisyllabic-feet-in-tetrametrical-orgy/
dactylic and anapestic tetrameter

11/17/16: Magnificat:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/17/magnificat/
end-accented tetrameter in a burlesque version of the Magnificat

11/27/16:Face work:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/27/face-work/
AZ playful poem “Lonely Man Shots”

12/31/16: Surrealists, but especially Jess:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/12/31/surrealists-but-especially-jess/
poet Robert Duncan

1/2/17: Two poems:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/01/02/two-poems/
James Galvin poem; piece of found poetry; Jimi Hendrix, T.S. Eliot

2/8/17: On the road from Frog Rock:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/02/08/on-the-road-from-frog-rock/
Robert Frost’s “The Road Not Taken”

2/21/17: Briefly: today’s metrical pleasure:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/02/21/briefly-todays-metrical-pleasure/
double dactylic line

4/4/17: Quick, Bruce, the blat!:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/04/04/quick-bruce-the-blat/
two bits of AZ free verse

4/24/17: Is that a Paschal Peep in your pouch?:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/04/24/is-that-a-paschal-peep-in-your-pouch/
AZ parody of Isaac Watts / Lewis Carroll poetry

5/2/17: To be Young, Gay, and Chinese-American:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/05/02/to-be-young-gay-and-chinese-american/
poet Chen Chen

5/17/17: Larkin and the Gray Lady, again:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/05/17/larkin-and-the-gray-lady-again/
Larkin’s “This Be the Verse”

5/18/17: Complementary ignorances:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/05/18/complementary-ignorances/
Anne Clark vocal version of Larkin’s “This Be the Verse”

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