"There was one Elephant--a new Elephant--an Elephant's Child--who was full of 'satiable curiosity, and that means he asked ever so many questions. And he lived in Africa, and he filled all Africa with his 'satiable curiosities." Rudyard Kipling
Friday, February 18, 2011
"I would build that dome in air, / That sunny dome! those caves of ice!" --Coleridge
Will my world of words prosper? or will it flutter down in ashes from the fire, the residue of the warring clash of dream and reality?
"My heart overflows with a pleasing theme; I address my verses to the king; my tongue is like the pen of a ready scribe" (Psalm 45:1).
Wayfaring bard, nimble-fingered jewelry-maker, reader and collector of lore and tome, Irish-Scottish gypsy, Appalachian to the bone, & music aficionado.