the perfect definition of the work of art

from flowerville In these lines of Baudelaire: Là, tout n’est qu’ordre et beauté,  Luxe, calme et volupté in which the inattentive reader sees only a cascade of words, I see the perfect definition of the work of art. I take each one of these words separately, next I admire the garland they form and the effect…

something always occurs

I’m still reading writers on writing. Here is quote from William Stafford: Every day I get up and look out the window, and something occurs to me, something always occurs to me. And if it doesn’t, I just lower my standards Why am I so interested in writers writings on writing? I suspect it to be…