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August 04, 2014


Poignant and beautifully written. Thanks for bringing our attention to an artist of great potential who was lost to the world much too soon.

Thanks, Laura. Much appreciate this look at Sorley and his poems; I had no idea.

And yet we still shove masses toward the great death. More poems, more stories, more essays, more art , more music needed.

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I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark

from New and Selected Poems by David Lehman

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