Tag Archives: maenads

Daily Poem 5: Quiddity

In lightning flames my quiddity;

My lightning grounds each day;

In lightning smokes Euripides;

His Bacchae swim my way.

quid·di·ty

[kwid-i-tee]

–noun,plural-ties.
1. the quality that makes a thing what it is; the essential nature of a thing.
2. a trifling nicety of subtle distinction, as in argument.
Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: