A poem a day

A poem a day. Daily diptych by Lee Ka-sing
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by Kai Chan

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Caffeine Reveries
by Shelley Savor

Kitchen Sink

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Adjacency, Series Two
written by Gary Michael Dault
based on photogaph by Lee Ka-sing

(Photograph by Lee Ka-sing: - On the road)


Number 17


truck drivers look down into your car
they dispose of you
with a glance
they hate your constraint
you dislike their hurtling resources

--from Southwester, 35 Poems (Toronto: Lyricalmyrical Press, 2007).

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50 Gladstone Avenue

Calendar Beauty
a small collection of vintage calendar posters (circa1930-1940) from China

50 Gladstone Avenue
February 2-29, 2020
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by Fiona Smyth

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From the Notebooks (2010-2019)
by Gary Michael Dault

From the Notebooks, 2010-2019.
Number 16: Cherry Molecule, May 10, 2012

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Travelling Palm Snapshots
by Tamara Chatterjee

India (December, 2016) – High in the mountains; surrounded by panoramas of the Kanchenjunga, my only focus when arriving at the Lingdum Gompa was observing the ritual practices. The youngest disciples leaping, crimson robes fluttering about with the mountain winds.

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by Cem Turgay




Some Trees
by Malgorzata Wolak Dault


Number 5

Not long ago I began a notebook-- an alphabet--based on fragmentary photographs of trees. Trees without their foliage can appear to look purely calligraphic.
This maple tree seems to assumes the shape of the letter Y, and like in the letter Y, there is a mysterious point at which, the tree trunk, like a path or a road, splits itself into two directions. Thinking of calligraphic marks that can be discerned subliminally as paths or roads, I remembered something from St. John of the Cross : " If a man wants to be sure of his road, he must close his eyes and walk in the dark."

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