Friday, August 26, 2011

Giuseppe Arcimboldo

The Librarian, 1566, oil on canvas, Skokloster Castle, Sweden
Things I Miss
Deep in a bookshop
a day can pass unnoticed,
eyes fixed on titles.
The fun is in the searching,
and things learned along the way.
—Tanka by Michal Boiano, from the “Things I Miss” series.