new old kid on the blog,
with an occasional
old or new poem written off
the old writer's block
Haiku. I wonder — is there an older, more powerful symbol than fire?
Probably not--"This world, which is always the same for all men, neither god nor man made: it has always been, it is, and always shall be: an everlasting fire rhythmically dying and flaring up again." (Herakleitos, translated from the Greek by Guy Davenport)