BY JAN HAAG

POETRY + ESSAYS + MUSIC + TRAVEL + FICTION + TEXTILE ART

INTRODUCTION + HAAG'S BIO





FOR THE PRINCESS OF TORO

1991?



"There was a parrot..."
"A parrot."
"...who imitated the King's voice perfectly.
"The king's voice...
"...perfectly."

"It's bright red head..."
"Redhead."
"...nodded in the blue dawn..."
"The blue dawn."
"...when the King died."
"Died."

"The Leopard..."
"Leopard."
"...the Leopard Who is the King's Servant...
"King's servant."
"...who roamed the hills at dusk..."

"As the dark descended."
"...impaled the parrot..."
"Parrot."
"...slashed its throat."
"The parrot."
"Parrot..."
"...who immitated the King's voice
perfectly."








Copyright © 2000 Jan Haag
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Jan Haag may be reached via e-mail: jhaag@u.washington.edu




THE DEVAYANI POEMS

Entertainment

Etruscan Goddess

Father

Feeding Frenzy

Gifts

India

Interstellar Space, 7-5-97

Lung-gom-pas

Micro Paleontology

Nothing

Point of View, 7-5-97

The Roaring Silence of God, 4-3-95

Roots

Ryoanji

Silence

Solstice, 12-21-97

Steady Drizzle

Two Tomatoes



BY JAN HAAG


POETRY + MUSIC + ESSAYS + TRAVEL + FICTION + TEXTILE ART

INTRODUCTION + HAAG'S BIO



21st CENTURY ART, C.E. - B.C., A Context