My films are an extension of my poetry, using the white screen like the white page to be filled with images.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
The only limits are, as always, those of vision.
True delicacy is not a fragile thing.
Poetry for me is as much a spiritual practice as sexual ecstasy is.
If you don't fill your days with love, you are wasting your life.
My earliest poems sing of the absolute necessity of allowing love to invade and pervade...
Everything is Song. Everything is Silence. Since it all turns out to be illusion, perfectly...
Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even...
Today the U.S. is farther from being nourished by poetry than it was a hundred...
Acclaim is a distraction.
For me a poem has to sing out of itself and the lilt of it...
If bitterness wants to get into the act, I offer it a cookie or a...
I had a toy theater and a magic lantern, and when I was eight I...
The American public does not know poets exist.
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
Amazement awaits us at every corner.
Adversity is a stimulus.
My major aim in writing is to set out flags and issue wake-up calls.
Everything that ever happened is still happening. Past, present and future keep happening in the...
Work in the theater sharpened my verse and my cinema.
For me, prose walks, poetry dances.