Sunday, May 11, 2008
Small Flat Stone, Handpainted
A confident, nattily-dressed frog smoking a fat cigar, by Glen Ragsdale (1955-1974). Title: “Billy.” Signed by the artist. On granite, about half an inch thick, worn smooth by the Kings River in California.
Related Items: “Letter to a Friend,” from Songs and Letters (Vol. 1); “Not Dying,” from Songs and Letters (Vol. 2).
More L’s added to the Burns Glossary.
A short entry about “Deor’s Lament,” an ancient Anglo-Saxon poem, added to You Don’t Say.
An exceptionally long acceptance in the Forum.