Your Ass

Your Ass by Lewis MacAdams Jr. I study a deep, green painting and dream of ‘your ass’ I am sitting in this sidewalk cafe trying to master the lost music of Hank Johnson Anything arbitrary is tough to choke down a brown tin ashtray, black coffee empty Greek cigarette pack someone is here he must […]

Poem on Taschen's Compendium of Alchemy and Mysticism; or Inmate Hangs Self with own Bluejeans—For whom the Bellbottoms Toll…

Poem on Taschen’s Compendium of Alchemy and Mysticism; or Inmate Hangs Self with own Bluejeans— For whom the Bellbottoms Toll… by Quasimofo “I assure you that anyone who attempts a literal understanding of the writings of hermetic philosophers will lose himself in the twists and turns of a labyrinth from which he will never find […]

Review of George Jones, Still the Same Ole Me

If George’s career had ended in 1979, he would still be regarded as one of the greatest singers in country music history. But 1980′s award winning ‘He Stopped Loving Her Today’ became his signature song and the biggest hit of his career. I Am What I Am, the album from which it came, remains his […]