Three book-length poems from a projected series of five scaffold the cosmology of his art . At 290 pages, Tongue Stones—the first in the anticipated quincunx seeks to unravel the mystery of our bad relations with ‘Others’ and with the Earth itself through a decoding of the language of the mythic past (Austin Book Award and The Violet Crown Award). Tongue Stones seeks to present a mythic critique of The West and simultaneously a critique of the the Myths of The West.
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Click on the following link and hear elements text fromTongue Stones in his music collaboration with composer Edmund Campion in the work entitled, L’autre.
You can also listen to a small but replete selection of text fromTongue Stones in his music collaboration with composer Edmund Campion in the work entitled, Spell.