Welcome to the Dandy Duchess Logbook

Like all good airships our gigantic hot air balloon bed, the Dandy Duchess, keeps her own logbook. She has impeccable handwriting.

To honor the poets and their timeless artistry, we will publish the poems from our Poetry Nap adventures here for you. Sometimes the full poem makes it into a Chapter; sometimes parts; and sometimes we take poetic license to suit our escapades; however, here below you will find the originals in their full glory.

We’ll also share other gems of music and musing. Please be sure to join the mailing list to receive your weekly Poetic Perk, our gift of a poem in your inbox every Tuesday morning.

Ethereally, surreally, and really yours,
Lady & Lord Dosis

Fishmonger · by Marsden Hartley

I have taken scales from off The cheeks of the moon. I have made fins from bluejays’ wings, I have made eyes from damsons in…

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I Am Not Old · by Samantha Reynolds

I am not old…she said I am rare. I am the standing ovation At the end of the play. I am the retrospective Of my life as art…

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Kosmos · by Uncle Walt Whitman

Who includes diversity and is Nature, Who is the amplitude of the earth, and the coarseness and sexuality of the earth, and…

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The Voice of the Rain · by Uncle Walt Whitman

And who art thou? said I to the soft-falling shower, Which, strange to tell, gave me an answer, as here translated: I am the…

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Voices · by Uncle Walt Whitman

NOW I make a leaf of Voices--for I have found nothing mightier than they are, And I have found that no word spoken, but is…

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The World Below the Brine · by Uncle Walt Whitman

The world below the brine, Forests at the bottom of the sea, the branches and leaves, Sea-lettuce, vast lichens, strange…

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Song of the Rolling Earth · by Uncle Walt Whitman

A SONG of the rolling earth, and of words according,Were you thinking that those were the words, those upright lines (on…

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Little Doubts · by Lady Dosis

Rise from the seeds and let your pretty little doubts suspend into the belly of the universe

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Voices of the Earth · by Lord Dosis

Your voice, only one of the infinite voices of LifeListen to all lifeSome speak in dreamsListen to all lifeSome speak with…

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Turquoise Whale · by Lord Dosis

magic bringturquoise springweaves through the ocean magic shiverturquoise riverweaves through the sea magic…

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