From The Elizabethan Songbook (Breath & Air)
December 20, 2016
Student: Yeats wrote a poem called “The Cap and Bells” AG: Well (W.B.) Yeats did.. (that’s more) Irish..This is Cap and Bells too. I just (give you) that – but I wanted to get back into the breath into the open[…]
Meditation and Poetics – 14 (Thomas Greaves)
December 2, 2014
AG: (However,) I wanted to read a couple (of poems))  I want to stay with the breath for a moment.  Back to the breath. Thomas Greaves – 1604.  You can find this in an Elizabethan Songbook edited by Noah Greenburg, Doubleday, 1955: “What is beauty but a breath?  Fancy’s …”  Is somebody[…]