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Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhym ...
It may be objected, that I am now recommending dissimulation to you; I both own and justify it. It has been long said: Qui nescit ...
Thus have I made my own opinions clear;
Yet neither praise expect, nor censure fear:
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For more than forty years I've been speaking in prose without even knowing it!
Poetry is creative expression; poetry is constructive expression. That, in a sentence, is the real distinction.... In poetry the w ...
Since I know nothing of the merits of poetry, I am not able to pass any opinion upon this, but I can see that "reap" and "deep," " ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Updike was the first to take the penile sensorium under the wing of elaborate metaphorical prose.
Printed prose is historically a most peculiar, almost an aberrant way of telling stories, and by far the most inherently anestheti ...
Always be a poet, even in prose.
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