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Robin Ouzman Hislop

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· The Pagan

· Bay

· Hunter's Moon

· After the Cave the Comet Interview with Mystic East Publishing

· Editorial Canadian Zen Haiku

· Spanish Haikus(xix -li) + Translations


· Shades of Hades

· Interview with Poetry Life & Times. August 2001

· Margret Atwood in the Heart of Darkness

· Far from Equilibrium

· The Stones

· Dream of Uroborous

· Along it Came.

· A Question of Time

· A Witch for Halloween

· Tales of the Senderos

· The Way of All Shadows

· Laminations in Lacquer

· Paganini Ink Scroll

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  excerpt from Masques (x)
by Robin Ouzman Hislop
Friday, December 19, 2003

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Looking sidelong down rain shadows, looking unnatural
in ungainly stance, odd to it all, lost in thrall, held to

phased enchantment, bereft, innovation from ovation,
unique to character, phases of masques alter inference.

Original alphabet contained the zodiac skeleton?

that was later, before was the foetus, a white rabbit

in paradise, survived, donít know how, because it was a hare,
Bodecea of the red hair, scalp eagle breasts wing her sonís head,

Lord of the dead, the Flying Dutchman, lilly on waters.

Ebony in silver rings, the absent moon in memory entrancing

threshold chamber of dream space on a dice roll, again the call,
the toll, ungainly & all, sidelong down shadowy rain:
phases of alter inference described by masques, assume a stance,

yet soar exalted dove, out of sight, out of sky, out of light..

Copyright Robin Ouzman Hislop 2003
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Reviewed by ***** ********* (Reader) 1/16/2004
"yet soar exalted dove, out of sight, out of sky, out of light..."

Amazing! That's all I can say...!
Reviewed by Erin Kelly-Moen 12/20/2003
Wow, talk about intriguing imagery, Robin, this piece convolutes and massages the mind!
Reviewed by Alexandra* OneLight*ģ Authors & Creations 12/20/2003
"Mascara grega, magia, que ť retorta de alquimista"... threshold chamber of dream rolled between fingers into beads of darkness and light for necklaces to Gods... wearing human masks for a while. (Will write you soon)

  1. Encounters: Little Red Riding Hood (and ot
  2. abstraction on evergreen sojourn
  3. Absurd Valley
  4. The Dream Me
  5. The Dancer
  6. This Woman
  7. Women Are Women
  8. Standing Tall
  9. an aging man still searching...
  10. Dew Drop Clause
  11. A Poems Soul
  12. Modern Poets
  13. We Were Blessed
  14. When an Angel Leaves
  15. Your Ghost Came Calling
  16. What Will Be
  17. The Beauty Of Spring
  18. broken dreams
  19. The Freight Train
  20. Sundown in Thibodaux

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