READING IN THE SHADOW

by Antonio Gil April. 14, 2016 2530 views

Dear Reader
a Poem by Billy Collins


Baudelaire considers you his brother, and Fielding calls out to you every few paragraphs as if to make sure you have not closed the book, and now I am summoning you up again, attentive ghost, dark silent figure standing in the doorway of these words.

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Teo Montana 4 years, 10 months ago

A great perch!,and with your brothers new book too!

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Kara Bana 4 years, 10 months ago

The light, the angle, & of course the cylinder with someone reading in it, everything is so very unique about this.

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Ros Mercury 4 years, 10 months ago

Haaaaa now this is something I would love to do in mid-July (our hotest period of summer)...

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Helen Hooker 4 years, 10 months ago

What a wonderful spot to get away from the world 😊

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Evalizette Hansson 4 years, 10 months ago

I love those kind of pictures
Real life and it looks damn comfy!
Wonderful Antonio!

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Stefan Fletcher 4 years, 10 months ago

Now *that* looks like a good place for a read.

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Brenda Nelson 4 years, 10 months ago

Great find and photo, A!

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Tim Rogers 4 years, 10 months ago

Quality!! Love the depth of field

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
Marilyn Grimble 4 years, 10 months ago

Very imaginative, both on your part and his!
Was this posed or did you just happen upon him?

4 years, 10 months ago Edited
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