Charlestown Blues: Selected Poems


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"Letter to the unknown woman across the street, I "Curtains, blinds, draperies, shades, no, nothing Madame, to conceal from your Cyclops eye in the shadows from which it spies on me this long pale body, false corpse tired out with debauchery, which is swooning too before your balcony, with your drying stockings and scanties of a nun at bay poisonous flowers for a lonely man whom death panics, draws erect, demarrows in the night, riveted to your white thighs. Readers who denounce most contemporary French poetry as self ...

Charlestown Blues: Selected Poems 2007, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226300740