bookpickings:

Here is New York

E.B. White

“A poem compresses much in a small space and adds music, thus heightening its meaning. The city is like poetry.”

E.B. White on the poetics of New York and what makes a great city – some of the most beautiful prose ever written:

bookpickings:

Here is New York

E.B. White


“A poem compresses much in a small space and adds music, thus heightening its meaning. The city is like poetry.”


E.B. White on the poetics of New York and what makes a great city – some of the most beautiful prose ever written: