Quote of the Day

I am animated by distrust of all high guesses. . .  [George Santayana, from Skepticism and Animal Faith]

Author: jd

Joseph Duemer is Professor of Literature Emeritus at Clarkson University in northern New York state. His most recent book of poems is Magical Thinking from Ohio State University Press. Since the mid-1990s he has spent a good deal of time in Vietnam, mostly Hanoi. He lives with his wife Carole & five terriers (four Jack Russells & one Patterdale) on the stony bank of the Raquette River in South Colton.

2 thoughts on “Quote of the Day”

  1. Low, high — not proven, less conjectured: what leads Dante’s a curious tickle in experiment, discovery, destruction (preconception perhaps)l floating down life’s feces rivers on banana peels, tracking back, then forth.

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