off the cuff

May 6, 2015 § 2 Comments

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sometimes we talk first and then hit the case, make the case for the poetry of it all, other times instead of sitting down with pen and paper or at a computer we sort it out composing ourselves off the cuff

on the cuff:
blue on blue weiss roman, 12 pt. except maybe that s that looks sort of goofy, (see it?) though it could simply be up side down and while I’m at it I will point out that the individual letters are called sorts; hence the expression out of sorts, and the contraption we place the letters in (upside down and backwards) is called a composition stick, and punning is just one of the hazards of fooling with all this lead, and linseed oil,

must be…

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