"I don't think I've ever read this one before. If I have, I've forgotten about it. My favorites of his are "The Vampire", "The Self-Tormentor", and "Litanies of Satan", though I find Baudelaire the man…"
One of my favorites by Baudelaire.A heart like mine will not be satisfiedWith those vignette-style lovelies, weatherworn-Fingers in castanets, feel tightly tiedIn buskin-boots-of worthless century born.I leave to Gavarni's anemic brushHis cooing flock of hospice belles- wan, weak:I find among those roses' pallid blushNo bloom to match that red ideal I seek.My chasm-heart needs Aeschylus to strewIts unplumbed depths with ancient dream; like you,Lady Macbeth, soul of foul crime impassioned;Or…See More
"I only play piano and sing, and my piano is pretty mediocre. I had lessons when I was little but had no interest, I only wanted to sing, a year after lesson money ran out I suddenly really wanted to play piano. Figures. Now I'm working on it by…"
Greetings, Alise! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since July. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.