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The Lark

Savant Syndrome


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“This tenderness comes as a surprise
Drinking where the riverbed was dry
Trees in the wind trembling with love.”
Sam Beam

Mabinogion — idiot savants
Sent the hot wind of endurance
To inflame those who saw
Seas, skies, mountains, people
Yearning to drive out the barbarian
The plain-faced Saesneg and return
To Arthur’s…



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John E Marks

John E Marks

I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can