Mina Loy


Mina Loy Poems

1. Religious Instruction 8/3/2015
2. An Old Woman 4/19/2010
3. Apology Of Genius 4/19/2010
4. Gertrude Stein 4/19/2010
5. Letters Of The Unliving 4/19/2010
6. Love Songs 4/19/2010
7. Moreover, The Moon --- 1/20/2003
8. Lunar Baedeker 1/20/2003

Comments about Mina Loy

  • Kirsten Tona (1/5/2014 3:39:00 PM)

    What do you think she meant by the watchers of the civilized wastes?

    Did she mean those without genius who pay attention to the works of those with?

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  • Steve Vigo (2/4/2010 1:54:00 PM)

    Is 'The Dead' written about Arthur Cravan? It seems so.

Best Poem of Mina Loy

Lunar Baedeker

A silver Lucifer
serves
cocaine in cornucopia

To some somnambulists
of adolescent thighs
draped
in satirical draperies

Peris in livery
prepare
Lethe
for posthumous parvenues

Delirious Avenues
lit
with the chandelier souls
of infusoria
from Pharoah's tombstones

lead
to mercurial doomsdays
Odious oasis
in furrowed phosphorous---

the eye-white sky-light
white-light district
of lunar lusts

---Stellectric signs
"Wing shows on Starway"
"Zodiac carrousel"

Cyclones
of ...

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