Biography of Louis Kasatkin
Founder, Destiny Poets (www.destinypoets.co.uk) 2010; President, Black Horse Poets of Wakefield,2004-2009; Poet-in-Residence@Wakefield Cathedral,2001-02; Founder Wakefield Cathedral Poets,2002-07; Poet-in-Residence@Wakefield Trinity Wildcats rugby League,1999-2000.
Louis Kasatkin's Works:
Black Horse Poets Anthologies: -Front Runner (2008) : Full Gallop(2000) : Cathedral Anthology-Louis&Friends(2002) .
Louis Kasatkin Poems
Sleep The Sleep
We sleep the sleep of forever sleep the sleep of here and now,
Mystery Of The Maps
Do maps redraw themselves after they are rolled up and put back in the drawer?
a barely muted buzzing of flies thousands upon thousands, a counterpoint click-clicking of crickets in chorus,
Every evening at 5.09 he leaves the office, takes the streetcar into town,
Tendril lines snaking coiled uncoiled uncoiling,
The mordant day drifts along its course into the deep deep of evening, its hours exhausted by a futility arduously wrought with effort, endeavour, exasperation;
Hours Of Autumn
The hours of Autumn chime their slow lament, dedicated to lachrymose entwined self-pity and ennui;
Days are made charitable by their absence, best off intruding someone else's eviscerated existence rather than mine; Time was when I felt
Your mirror no longer recognises you as you stare in vain at it hoping to jog its memory; the face your mirror chooses to reflect
Smashed glass alley rain swept, boarded storefront windows, chainlocked factory gates, broken streetlamp neighbourhoods;
Maria Alvarez (Scenes From An Undistingu...
Maria Alvarez embroidered her life with meticulous detail, consistent in her affectations she accumulated the outward
A slow, slow morning carapaced with expectation,
Once Upon A Time In The West
When that wind roars out of the South, the one called the 'Zephyr', it tears right through El Paso with raw heat and anger;
Dali Exhibition: Bruges 2008
' Quick! ', ' The camera! ' aim, picture;
' We are both thieves
you and I ',
said the Man
who stole a Billion
to the man who stole
' we both took by deception
that which wasn't ours to take'
said the Man