8 Surreal Writers

Robert Desnos. Under Cover Of Night – Poem To slip into your shadow under cover of night. To follow your footsteps, your shadow at the window. That shadow at the window is you and no one else; it’s you. Do not open that window behind whose curtains you’re moving. Shut your eyes. I’d like to … Continue reading 8 Surreal Writers

The Wednesday Painting – The Listening Room

This week’s painting is Magritte’s The Listening Room. It’s a wonderful example of how Magritte could take something mundane and make it fantastical. Like much of Magritte’s work, this painting is both a criticism and an encouragement. The looming shape and green color challenge our desire to be contemptuous of what is smaller than ourselves… An … Continue reading The Wednesday Painting – The Listening Room