Literary theory according to Jenny Boully

The experience of time translates itself into language, and language translates itself into distance, which translates itself into longing, which is the realization of time. (…) how sad and strange that I, Jenny Boully, should be the sign of a signifier or the signifier of a sign, moreover, the sign of a signifier searching for…

Poetics

One thing the great poet confessed before biting into her doughnut: a good poem writes itself as if it doesn’t care – –       Jenny Boully The Body (2002)