Categories poet poetry thankyou very Lifelines Post author By Kirby Post date August 5, 2019 No Comments on Lifelines “…not many people have ever died of love. But multitudes have perished, and are perishing every hour…–for the lack of it.”— James Baldwin pic.twitter.com/JhgSwf875K— Adrian Ernesto Cepeda (@PoetNotRockStar) August 2, 2019 "we live in an age in which silence is not only criminal but suicidal"–James Baldwin(fro An open letter to my sister, Miss Angela Davis, 1970, NYRB)— Ilya Kaminsky (@ilya_poet) August 5, 2019 I am beneath that water. It falls with great force and the lightBlinds me to the light.I can't stop thinking about this James Baldwin poem. https://t.co/Yo7vxE5PMx— Annick MacAskill (@thisisannick) August 5, 2019 What is the goal of philosophy?•PLATO: to pursue the truth.•EPICURUS: to live the good life.•WITTGENSTEIN: to clarify thought. •ALBERT CAMUS: it's when you finally figure out some kind of reason to not kill yourself immediately. pic.twitter.com/ilFePROpGm— Emir Han (@RealEmirHan) August 5, 2019 “Chickpeas are windy, provoke lust, encrease milk in nurses, provoke the menses, outwardly, they help scabs, itch, and inflammations of the testicles.”– Nicholas Culpeper, “Complete Herbal” (1653) pic.twitter.com/vrYrAvFAnD— Whores of Yore (@WhoresofYore) August 5, 2019 Daniel Mendelsohn recites Cavafy | Onassis Cultural Centre Athens https://t.co/9OoH4Jomkt via @YouTube— knifeforkbook (@knifeforkbook) August 5, 2019 pic.twitter.com/FLE9hZY9bD— Philip Metres فيليب أبورجيلي (@PhilipMetres) August 5, 2019 “The function of freedom is to free someone else.”— Toni Morrison pic.twitter.com/JO31HE9VTq— Black Women Radicals (@blkwomenradical) August 6, 2019 And I answered her:Rejoice, go andremember me. For you know how we cherished you.— Sappho Bot (@sapphobot) August 4, 2019 DL Homo thinking I’m mAsC bc of my beard: yo supMe: pic.twitter.com/6JRHJtnn3D— Satan’s Bottom (@satansbottom) July 24, 2019 Back to love. James Baldwin's birthday should be an international holiday. 'The effort to be a writer, is an act of love, it's an act of faith.' pic.twitter.com/6Gmtfvr44U— Harmony Holiday (@Harmony_Holiday) August 2, 2019 Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrPinterestPrintEmailLike this:Like Loading... Tags albertcamus, annickmacaskill, cavafy, chickpeas, danielmendelsohn, harmonyholiday, ilyakaminsky, jamesbaldwin, lifelines, philipmetres, sappho, tonimorrison, whoresofyore By Kirby Poet. Book Fairy. Publisher knife | fork | book View Archive → ← HOT AUGUST WEEKEND: COMPTON FELDMAN RUTHIG JONES GURI → The heart. The energy. The soul of KFB. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.