Lawrence Ferlinghetti

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Lawrence Ferlinghetti Quotes

  • ''Constantly risking absurdity and death whenever he performs above the heads of his audience the poet like an acrobat climbs on rime to a high wire of his own making.''
    Lawrence Ferlinghetti (b. 1919), U.S. poet, publisher. A Coney Island of the Mind, sct. 15 (1958).
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London Crossfigured

creeping with trams
and the artists on sundays
in the summer
all ‘tracking Nature'
in the suburbs
could have been anyplace
but it wasn't

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