Music Quotes

Poems are rough notations for the music we are.

Sunday, June 28th, 2009
tunnel of trees

Last year’s miracles will soon be
forgotten. New creatures whirl in

from nonexistence, galaxies scattered
around their feet. Have you met them?

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The strings of a lute are alone though they quiver with the same music.

Thursday, June 25th, 2009
Caravaggio - The Lute Player

Fill each other’s cup but drink not from one cup.

Give one another of your bread but eat not from the same loaf.

Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each one of…

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If music be the food of love, play on

Thursday, February 5th, 2009
graphic inspired by a Eugène Delaplanche sculpture

If music be the food of love, play on;
Give me excess of it, that, surfeiting,
The appetite may sicken, and so die.
That strain again! it had a dying fall:
O, it came o’er my ear like the sweet…

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