Isaac Asimov (via annamckeating)
The object of the artist is the creation of the beautiful. What the beautiful is is another question.
James Joyce (via admultosannos)
Voltaire (via amandaonwriting)
Missin’ my school today
Poetry that relies on lines of four accented syllables, two on each side of a caesura- mid-line pause. The lines don’t rhyme, but the first three and often the fourth accented syllables alliterate.
-Wendy Bishop, Thirteen Ways of Looking for a Poem: A Guide to Writing Poetry