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Ars Poetica

A quick thing I threw together to try and illustrate Ken’s favorite poem. I thought it had strong imagery and so used colors to bring it…

Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore — While I nodded, nearly napping,…

III. Nature.

III. NATURE. XXVI. ‘T WAS later when the summer went Than when the cricket came, And yet we knew that gentle clock Meant nought but going…

“Your hair is winter fireJanuary embersMy heart burns there, too.”

“Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths,Enwrought with golden and silver light,The blue and the dim and the dark clothsOf night and light and the half light,I…