Archives For Cave Art

 

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Cave Art: Poems

Charles Hughes

Paperback: Wiseblood, 2014
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Review by Michial Farmer

 

In the title poem of Cave Art, Charles Hughes’s excellent first collection, he ruminates on the ancient paintings in Lascaux, miraculous surviving the millennia:

 

Inside the caves,

The painters left, in vain, what more they saw—

Stark, dazzling life that tugged them in and in

And still survives as art and evidence.

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