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6th Annual Brigid Poetry Festival

Today! Feb 1st.........

The 6th Annual Brigid Poetry Festival

Anne's set up a Facebook page for Brigid this year. My poem is by Judy Grahn from her book, The Queen of Wands. (Her own website doesn't look as if it has been updated lately.)

You really have to say that poem out loud a few times to understand it but once you untangle your tongue, it's amazing. (Found at So Many Books)

Blog pix 1906 Judy Grahn

Knit the knot: a riddle

The directions said:
to knit the knot known and
not to knit the not known,
knit the knot known
to the unknown knot
and not the knot known to
unknot the unknown
and knot the knit;
to unknot the known and knit
the unknown, unknit the
knot known and know the knit;
to know how to not know
the unknown, knit the knot.
Gnaw your fingers to the bone
until you understand the plot.

 

Comments

mrspao

Love it :)

Chris

*whimpers*

Amy

Fantastic! And very fun to read out loud.

Bookfool, aka Nancy

You make the coolest things. I can't tell which end is what in that Hez pic. She sure has plenty of fur. LOL My cats fought over who got to play with a POTATO, today.

Bookfool, aka Nancy

Oops, the coolest things referred to the post below, with the covered earphones. And, to think . . . I actually got plenty of sleep, today.

melanie

I love this!

Julia

TWO blog posts from you in rapid succession! Very happy! And you always pick the best poems.

Mary Lou

happy imbolc

Marji

Blessed Be! I sort of agree with Chris on the reading (but it was fun)! o.0

Angie

Wow. Wow.

I may knot the knit. /chortle. Thanks for the mind bend.

Geraldine

I like the last two lines of this poem, been there...LOL

Hez, you are looking fine.

Happy Weekend to you two and stay warm, G

PS: It's frozen solid here, I've got warm on my mind!

Rachel

I'll come back when I have more brain function. Because right now this is just too much for my little brain! ;)

Lorraine

Carrie- Uh, run that by me again...?

Lesley

My head hurts!

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