Staying alive: real poems for unreal times
Miramax Books, 2003 - 496 pagina's
An anthology of five hundred contemporary poems explores themes of passion, spirituality, death, and friendship, in a collection that includes contributions by such writers as Mary Oliver, W. H. Auden, and Maya Angelou. Original. 25,000 first printing.
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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 ...
They watch the tops of our heads moving below on earth, and when we lie down
in a field or on a couch, drugged perhaps by the hum of a warm afternoon, they
think we are looking back at them, which makes them lift their oars and fall silent
They watch the shadows lengthen on the grass. The pallor of the rose is their
despair. DANA GIOIA from Lessons Between us and the farthest star lie the
unthinkable distances - lines, tracks, paths. If there is a place beyond this space it
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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
Mary Oliver 5 Wild Geese
Elizabeth Bishop 39 Chemin de
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