Poetry

Collected Poems

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2014 – Notes (n) and Poems

2002-2010 Pre-Winter Songs

INDEX

PART 1
To an unknown country
goodbye
pillow of dust
decision
never never land
maps
an allegorical life
pushkin
homage to pushkin
december sun
wild strawberries
mimi
undisfigured
To the archipeligo of Holderlin
To the hoped-for god
quodlibet
To Keats
To Lord Byron
Rigoletto
Time and Being
Finer,more unknowable
Brittle bones
England blossoming again
Hotel Gellert, Budapest
See-I can see nothing but you
To Holderlin
Old Hall Farm
On those enchanted slopes.
summertime

PART 2 (Either in or intended for the Heidegger play)
Celan first poem
suicide
the death of children
Celan letter
Martin (in a monologue to the audience)
The poem will take you there, 0 reader

Sept 1998 Supernumerary

INDEX

Supernumerary

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1992-2001 Sketches for Existence

INDEX

I. Elegies 1992-96
transfiguration
it’s time
evening sun, topping gooseberries
spring
`space and time cannot exist without matter’
souvenir of Jerusalem
the snowy road
`a condition of complete simplicity…’
the afterlife shop
les saltimbanques
reverie on the passion of john bradburne
once
the golden peacock wisdom king
metamorphosis
without memory
light and shade
late chrysanthemums
lac de tueda, savoie
kampon, kota bharu 1993
kimono
innocence reachieved
the hawthorn, a supplication
free standing trees
`… inaudibly renewing a little film of water’
spring fever
first antimony
apologia pro vita sua
consciousness on a bank holiday
to Paul Celan
cold wind, to CM
`fan fan, rub rub’
synopsis of England

II. Uncastable 1998
Uncastable 1998

III. Sketches for Existence 1998-2001
breaking the circle
montana, christmas 
`the purpose of art…’
`it is not Cezannes’ paintings…’
engendered
january spring
remembrance
`art is a lie…’
two horses
the torso of opera
`nowhere is lying ahead’
amfortas
blue into yellow
another spring
silently
only now do I love her
measurement and eternity
let me drink from this cup
nothing and consciousness
there is no I
one day
respite
fakery
spring rain
one perfect day
departure and return
poem and ending
fragments of a confession
to you and to the whole university
`frost and sunshine, a marvellous day’
`a poet may believe…’
Rome
Rome reality

1971-1992 Poems