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Robert Kelly

Still alive!

Still alive!

To call something "notes" means it isn't finished. A preparation for something else, or a work in progress. Or It means I know this is less than perfect. It means the piecemeal composition is acknowledged, should be applauded. "And to my horror (for I had read the books which now all but crowded us out of the apartment) I discovered I knew nothing whatever about the grueling, mundane business of making form out of fragments." -- Frederick Exley, "A Fan's Notes" "Form connotes and carries with it expectation." -- Ander Monson, "Fragments: On Dentistry" It means this is less than perfect, and hence more real. The crude shape a...

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