Cat among the books

Apollinaire in English is not as good as Apollinaire in French. And people have different dreams. Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918) and woodcut illustration of ‘The Cat’ by Raoul Dufy (1877-1953) 7 novembre 2008, France, Dijon Festival Présences de Radio France Dame Felicity Lott : soprano Orchestre National de France direction : Alain Altinoglu. Le Chat “Je souhaite […]

nothing hidden or held back

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) (Wikipedia) XXVIII (From The Gardener) Your questioning eyes are sad. They seek to know my meaning as the moon would fathom the sea. I have bared my life before your eyes from end to end, with nothing hidden or held back. That is why you know me not. If it were only […]