WORDS ABOUT WORDS
I read a poem. I do not change my poem. I don't sing it. I don't put in new words. The sound changes, but it's the same word. And I do this. I do not sing the words; I swing the words, which is different.
Ted Joans, American poet, National Public Radio (interview), June 1, 2001
Posted on April 10, 2000 at 12:24 PM