What is thy mouth to me? A cup of sorrowful incense, A tree of keen leaves, An eager high ship, A quiver of superb arrows. What is thy breast to me? A flower of new prayer, A poem of firm light, A well of cool birds, A drawn bow trembling. What is thy body to… Read More e.e. cummings: What is Thy Mouth to Me?
“She’s a Rainbow” is the best known and most significant song on the album “Their Satanic Majesties Request”, which the Rolling Stones released in December 1967, at the height of the psychedelic rock era. Composed by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, it presented many innovative sounds: the mellotron played by Brian Jones, the vibrant… Read More 🎶“She’s a Rainbow”🎶 (2. Commentary)
LE BATEAU IVRE (Rimbaud) Take me on a trip upon your magic swirlin’ ship, My senses have been stripped, my hands can’t feel to grip, My toes too numb to step, wait only for my boot heels To be wanderin’. This verse recalls the poem “Le Bateau Ivre” (The Drunken Boat) written by… Read More Mr Tambourine Man: cultural references (2)