Sunday, October 10, 2010
your beauty formed
petal by petal,
crystal scales expanded you
and in the secrecy of the dark earth
your belly grew round with dew.
Under the earth
and when your clumsy
green stem appeared,
and your leaves were born
in the garden,
the earth heaped up her power
showing your naked transparency,
and as the remote sea
in lifting the breasts of Aphrodite
duplicating the magnolia,
so did the earth
clear as a planet
round rose of water,
of the poor.
You make us cry without hurting us.
I have praised everything that exists,
but to me, onion, you are
more beautiful than a bird
of dazzling feathers,
heavenly globe, platinum goblet,
of the snowy anemone
and the fragrance of the earth lives
in your crystalline nature.
Image Via Arthur's
One of our favorite artists, Will Cotton , has collaborated with Katy Perry . Mr Cotton acted as Art Director for the video California Gurl...
We first learned of New York-based artist Will Cotton when Restaurant Daniel's Pastry Chef, Dominique Ansel , constructed a sugar ribbo...
Beer, rap moguls, men... all communities we know and love, but those which can seem like overwhelming swirls of chaos and information, and w...
Ok ok ok, we admit it. We love Katy Perry. A modern day pin up girl ( Vergas would be envious), who's got the whole world always won...
Ah, the Sazerac, what a contentious cocktail. The Sazerac is the holy grail of historical cocktails, and is argued to be where the na...