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While I had no intent to poke fun—I shudder to think what heresies I uttered—I essentially was writing parodies of hymns, which is to say, practicing the rudiments of working in received forms.
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At that point, I can save my work, turn off my computer, and take the rest of the day off because, though there still is much work to do, that sonnet is in the bag. When Petrarch is particularly difficult and clever, which is often, reaching that critical mass of intellectual and emotional understanding can be torture.
Disagreements among better poets and translators than I indicate where most opportunity for new insight likely lies. This pressure is not helpful. I compare the English words in my quick and dirty literal translation of the Italian to words used by other translators. I completely re-do my literal crib, look up again in my worn Italian-English dictionary every meaning of Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse noun, verb, and modifier in play, and crucial prepositions.
I research allusions to classical mythology, look up Bible passages that seem germane, Google Medieval clothing. I forgot to eat lunch. Distracted worse than if texting, I miss my turn to the store. The evening goes downhill from jotting insights on the magnetic grocery list pad on the fridge as I struggle to prepare stupid chili soup. I sleep horribly, Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse and worrying at the problem, in my dreams. What have you learned about this art?
The first thing I learned about the art of translation was that I needed a lot Colorado sex art and a lot better grasp of Italian! On the other hand, I think my limited Italian vocabulary and lack of formal training in Petrarchan scholarship and translation theory—though I very much want to cure my ignorance now—gave me a sort of advantage. Since I started out teaching myself Italian, I looked everything up, and noted all possible meanings, not just the first one, or most common or most obvious ones.
Catch is, I had a graduate degree in English, which prepared me to study how one unconventional meaning affected meanings of other words and, behold, there was a subtext the translators I had begun to read seemed to have missed. Likewise, if I had pursued Italian Studies as an undergraduate, and been assigned Wilkins, an important Married But Looking Real Sex Hickory Plains who pooh-poohs calendrical theories of the structure Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse RvfI might not have attempted A Year of Mourning.
What advice can you give poets who have been writing in free verse but would like to try working with some traditional forms? Read, read, read! His work laid the foundation for writing Milf dating in Aromas the way real people talk. Just mentioning him, I revert to dialect! Move on to Marilyn Hacker, who exponentially furthers the use of everyday English in traditional forms, and, in my opinion, wrested ascendancy in same from predominantly male, conservative practitioners; no subject is taboo, and her work both sparkles with wit and is deeply moving.
His original, adult poetry is strictly metrical and uses full rhymes, which might Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse him an ideal model for novice formalists. A Handbook of Poeticsand start working through, writing a poem in each form, or have fun and choose forms that appeal for whatever reason. Join the Indiana Writers Center and lobby for classes in introductory traditional forms.
Buy sample copies of or subscribe to The LyricMeasureor Able Museall reputable journals specializing in formal verse. Lurk on an internet site such as the Eratospherewith formal and translation boards where formal concerns frequently are addressedand watch the poets work out. Any book that wins the Wilbur is worth buying, reading, and studying. What contemporary poets have been important to you? A Year of Mourning would not have been written without Maura Stanton.
I already praised Marilyn Hacker as a model for writing good contemporary verse, but I should praise her as a teacher and point out how important it is, if you really want to write formal poems, to study with people who write in rhyme and meter. The contemporary poet of whose work I am an unabashed fangirl, though, is A. I devour every Petrarch translation I can get my hands on, but A.
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But I think if one is lucky, and wants to be healed of certain flaws, one instinctively will wind up in the right circumstances for that to happen. The poems in Migration Solo are about getting to know a place, warts and all, as you get to know and love a person.
Notes to Sing is about leaving, physically or in imagination, and returning. This is my home, not something I somehow have to deserve. Petrarch had a house in the country, near Vaucluse in southern France. My answers to earlier questions hint that living where woods craft still is practiced helps me understand life in the 14th century, without conveniences. Rural southern Indiana also gave me a surprise gift with respect to translating Petrarch.
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How better to delight ordinary people, coax them to read a classic and possibly see good in the so-called elite, than to use poetic devices from lyrics of popular songs? What should a visitor to Jackson County be sure to see? Nick Walden, who graduated from the Medora School and did the cover art for Notes to Singwas Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse by the Bicentennial Committee to create a map of Jackson County, illustrating its important Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse, for a commemorative jigsaw puzzle.
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The Musr had an outpost at Vallonia in and Aaron Burr spent time in the area after killing Hamilton. Today you can explore a reconstruction of the original fort built in and look through its museum. Not so long ago the Medora Covered Bridge was falling apart and covered with, hmmm, colorful graffiti. But volunteers researched, wrote, and received grants to restore the bridge and create a park now visited Wife want real sex WI Brodhead 53520 many bus and bicycling tours.
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In the end, what may matter most is not what you should see in Zeeking County, but how you should see Jackson County. The East Fork of MMiami White River bisects our county from northeast to southwest, and my husband Laked I have canoed the entire stretch. When the water is low, you must get out and walk your boat over the shallows just as the pioneers did theirs—which were loaded with household Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse. After heavy rain, the location and number of fallen trees and underwater obstructions change, so you learn to read the current and pay attention.
Sometimes you see bald eagles, sometimes migratory waterfowl, and once a flock of turkeys flew overhead, from one bank to the other. When sandbars are visible, you can spot deer, raccoon, and other tracks. Medora Covered Bridge, photo by Lee Harlin Bahan "What better way to rescue Petrarch from the ivory tower than to translate him into my idiolect born of forty years among rural Poet Miami Lakes seeking muse and two degrees from a local university?
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And morning passes into a thing it might not recognize by afternoon. Or you practice the ordinary art of shrinking strangers back to children, who they could have been: This who, this what.
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Someone loved them. She raised a camera. Or that maybe the virtual bombardier is weeping at night and feels bad about it.
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A thing with wings taking aim. Gown tied at the back and neck, she slept beside a window. Her face. Can I say this plainly now? There was light as she grew less. She drifted to it.
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