Entries Tagged as 'Sylvia Ann Manning'

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

sylvia ann manning | note with auyama and el toro

Note with auyama and El Toro
I also want to see the Andes in order to cast
a little of my ink on their immaculate snow.
(Elisée Reclus, to his brother,
writing from Louisiana, 1855)
He’d had enough of plantation-south culture and would be
away from it. He’d go to South America, maybe stay,
maybe find some way to grow [...]

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

albert huffstickler | hello…

Hello to anyone who loves Austin or poetry and especially Albert Huffstickler’s poetry!
Could you send, by e-mail or post, a note to the Austin City Council to give your approval for naming a small Austin park in his honor?
At the end of this request will be further explanation, copied from e-mails from Rob Elzy [...]

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

sylvia ann manning | zorn

Zorn
(note of December 2 to Tony, justified)

I mailed an official copy of your
death certificate at post office Larry
Hamilton was with me he was doing
things at the house like getting your
dad’s radio to work the one we
inherited that his widow didn’t want
so we’d been to Radio Shack for the
least expensive antenna for FM
from the post office [...]

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

albert huffstickler | la buanderie | laundromat

La Buanderie
Ceci est comme Hopper l’aurait peint :
la rangée des sécheuses jaunes
attrapant le soleil dans la vitrine,
un homme la main étendue vers la machine à sous,
la tête tournée sur le coté comme s’il réfléchissait,
une femme penchée sur une large table
concentrée sur le tri,
une autre debout, les mains sur le côté, regardant au-delà –
comme si elle [...]

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

monique laforce & sylvia ann manning | all our americas | toutes nos amériques

All our Americas

by Monique Laforce to my Dharma Bums, Jack Kerouac and Jean Tardif

Tell us, Jack, are we from the same America?