The Poetry Porch 2009:        POETRY AND SONG         edited by Joyce Wilson

Ampitheatre at Balbeck, Lebanon (2005). Photo by JW.

     The lion roars at the enraging desert,
     Reddens the sand with his red-colored noise,
     Defies red emptiness to evolve his match,

     Master by foot and jaws and by the mane,
     Most supple challenger….

                    ——Wallace Stevens,
                    from “Notes to a Supreme Fiction”
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