Many wonderful portfolios of poems coming in. They rose to the challenge. They wrote and wrote well.
Chris Astwood: "I still think of the poem as a rosary for the imagination."
an image diary
"And if he left off dreaming about you, where do you suppose you'd be? ... You'd be nowhere. Why, you're only a sort of thing in his dream! If that there King was to wake you'd go out -- bang! -- just like a candle!"
"Hush! You'll be waking him, I'm afraid, if you make so much noise."
"Well it's no use your talking about waking him when you're only one of the things in his dream. You know very well you're not real."
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