Staying Alive: Real Poems for Unreal Times
Staying Alive includes many of the great modern love poems and elegies, but it also shows the power of poetry in celebrating the ordinary miracle, taking you on a journey around many of the different aspects of everyday life explored in poems.
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They put the wire in again, on the monitor I watch the grey map of my heart, the
bent ladder of the spine that outlasts it. How does it feel? they ask. Here? I am
moving away down the long corridors of abandoned trolleys, the closed wings of
All luggage is in transit; nothing at all to do but watch from the empty house
through the empty window. The sky is underlit, and under the sky a lake, pewter,
reflecting; a road. Yellow buses turn at the end of the road, if it is an end. Reeds
They watch the wasps through glass, silently, abashed, the way we all watch war.
KATE CLANCHY Grass Pile the bodies high at Austerlitz and Waterloo. Shovel
them under and let me work - I am the grass; I cover all. And pile them high at ...
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - Xleptodactylous - LibraryThing
If anyone ever reviews the poems inside an anthology you should disregard it completely. I discovered my favourite poem within these pages, yet the entire collection was not to my taste. That is poetry. Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - bezoar44 - LibraryThing
This anthology of modern poetry is both a curious exercise in marketing (the close-up photo on the cover has nothing to do with any of the poems, but presumably makes the book more accessible for ... Volledige review lezen
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Vernon Scannell 35 Legs
Michael Longley 43 A Prayer
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