off the cuff

May 6, 2015 § 2 Comments


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,

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