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Symbolists Poems

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Premium Member The Master Algorithm
                              Some say the scientific method
                              Is the ultimate algorithm and others
                              Prefer prayer.

For symbolists, all intelligence can be reduced to manipulating symbols, in the same way that a mathematician solves equations by replacing expressions by other expressions. Symbolists understand that you can't...Read More
Categories: symbolists, change, computer, death, symbolism, truth, war, world,
Form: Verse

Premium Member Ballade: In favour of those called Decadents and Symbolists, Translation of Paul Verlaine's poem
Ballade : In favour of those called Decadents and Symbolists, Translation of Paul Verlaine’s Ballade en faveur des dénommés Décadents et Symbolistes

						for Léon Vanier*

(The texts I use for my translations are from : Yves-Alain Favre, Ed. Paul Verlaine : Œuvres...Read More
Categories: symbolists, poetry,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member Conquistador, Translation of Paul Verlaine's tercets: Conquistador
Conquistador, Translation of Paul Verlaine’s tercets : Conquistador

Message to fellow soupers: I have been trying to upload, in vain, yet another translation of a 
 Paul Verlaine poem titled: "Ballade in favour of those called Decadents and Symbolists" since 28/09/2013,...Read More
Categories: symbolists, patriotic,
Form: Romanticism
Strange it looks,
some one crying on winning a race.
He was o loser and a victor.

After such a long fight,
what is left on a banished field ?
broken skulls and roaring laughter,
Everything was crushed under falling snow
of ruthlessness.

And over the fire hangs...Read More
Categories: symbolists, natural disasters, on work and working, passion,
Form: ABC
The music
of colour
in symbolic
legend in
the wellspring of 
dreams...Read More
Categories: symbolists, art, people,
Form: ekphrasis