Monday, October 5, 2009

Time abrades talent



Time abrades talent. Some poets don't seem to notice this and continue to make the same ever-thinning sound right on into oblivion. Others lapse into embittered silence. In some, though, the abrasions bloom... -- Christian Wiman, October issue of Poetry

2 comments:

Jordan said...

Co-sign. Which is why it's so staggering to find writers who learn, change and dare I say improve...

Rauan Klassnik said...

work hard i guess.... or flare quickly and die young,....