He Lit a Fire With Icicles

Kay Ryan


He Lit a Fire With Icicles

Kay Ryan


Poem introduction

This poem is dedicated to the German writer W G Sebald- it's hard to say if he wrote novels or meditations or memoirs. They're extremely hypnotic to me, and I just love them. In any case, his patron saint is the saint refered to in this poem.

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