I often start writing in order to excite an expansive emotion.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
Trusting your individual uniqueness challenges you to lay yourself open.
Dance, vaudeville, drama, movies - as a child I loved everything that went on in...
The only limits are, as always, those of vision.
Poetry for me is as much a spiritual practice as sexual ecstasy is.
Adversity is a stimulus.
My films are an extension of my poetry, using the white screen like the white...
For me, prose walks, poetry dances.
Being identified as a poet in France or Denmark or India one is greeted with...
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to...
Everything that ever happened is still happening. Past, present and future keep happening in the...
I had a toy theater and a magic lantern, and when I was eight I...
Everything is Song. Everything is Silence. Since it all turns out to be illusion, perfectly...
I like things which appear fragile but are tough inside.
Consciousness is the glory of creation.
For me a poem has to sing out of itself and the lilt of it...
In the world of poetry there are would-be poets, workshop poets, promising poets, lovesick poets,...
I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all...
Acclaim is a distraction.