New PDF release: Circus Maximus

By David Starkey

What may the Son-of-Man wake up to in present-day Rome? could he wander the Galleria Borghese, loiter outdoors nightclubs, journey trams, tip accordionists? How may Keats consider in regards to the neon Dior signal that flashes away above the Spanish Steps? Are there how you can keep away from Vespas at the sidewalks? ideas for carving a Pietà? And precisely which painter is answerable for the ugliest Jesus within the historical past of Western Art?

A journey of Rome like no different, the poems of Circus Maximus ask those questions and extra. subscribe to David Starkey as he shines a torch at the points of interest, sounds, mysteries and metaphors of the everlasting City.

David Starkey is the previous Poet Laureate of Santa Barbara, a senior Fulbright student, and a six-time nominee for the Pushcart Prize. His newest quantity of poetry is A Few stuff you should still find out about the Weasel (Biblioasis, 2010).

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