(un)common ground

a commonplace book

No Room for Nostalgia

Poetic justice sets fire to fields of shame: no place for nostalgia, for the I, the proper noun.

“Toward the Poem” (Hacia el poema), Octavio Paz

Original
La justicia poética incendia campos de oprobio: no hay sitio para la nostalgia, el yo, el nombre propio.

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