Smell: Quotes

A selection of quotes for our Smell Section.

Postcards by Margaret Atwood

I’m thinking about you.
What else can I say…

In a Garden -by Elizabeth Jennings

When the gardener has gone this garden
Looks wistful and seems waiting an event…

Wild Dreams Of A New Beginning by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

There’s a breathless hush on the freeway tonight
Beyond the ledges of concrete…

The Ancient World -by Mark Doty

Today the Masons are auctioning
their discarded pomp: a trunk of turbans…

Smell! -by William Carlos Williams

Oh strong-ridged and deeply hollowed
nose of mine! what will you not be smelling…

Nostos -by Louise Gluck

There was an apple tree in the yard —
this would have been…

Eternity by William Blake

He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy…

Recipe: Moroccan Date Cake

Yoga teacher and Ayurvedic chef Meredith Klein‘s Moroccan Date Cake, perfected over several trips to the fabled country that has attracted so many artists and writers...