Clepsydra by John Ashbery (2003)

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"Clepsydra"--poem by John Ashbery

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I typed this poem--one sentence per page--long ago. 1980s?

Images added ca. 2002-2003


Ashbery was a great poet and a huge influence on me, especially in my college years. Only a few years ago did I learn that he was also a collage artist, which makes total sense from his poetry. Huge regret that I never met him, though I did hear him read once. And now he is gone.

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