the5thlineproject

Day 247 September 4

In 5th line on September 4, 2009 at 8:03 am

“Washington has not yet toppled from his horse.”~~from the poem “Junkman’s Obligato” by Lawrence Ferlinghetti in A Coney Island of the Mind

Ferlinghetti’s language is easy to follow and rhythmic to listen to. My favorite in the anthology is “Christ Climbed Down.” Right on target!

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