Sunday, August 14, 2011

Thought for the Day

Write beautifully what people don't want to hear.
~ Frederick Seidel


Frederick Seidel (b. 1936), American Poet

Audio Recordings of Seidel Poems

Profile at

George Ducker, "Poems: 1959-2009 by Frederick Seidel, Los Angeles Times, March 22, 2009 (Book Review)

Alex Halberstadt, "The Motorcycle Diarist", New York Books, December 2, 2006 (Review of Ooga-Booga)

Wyatt Mason, "Laureate of the Louche", The New York Times Magazine, April 8, 2009


S. Etole said...

He sounds like an intensely interesting man.

annell said...

Beautiful thought for the day!

nance marie said...

ah...a midwest boy that moved to the big apple.