Poetry
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Ryan [Ryan, Michael]

—J. S. Mill Out walking in my nature-or-nurture, culture-or-creature, we-are-all-fucked funk, I wandered like great-browed Wordsworth lonely as a cloud upon his daffodils, ruined abbeys, and sagacious peasant workers eager ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gary Snyder

III..09 Morning Songs, Goose Lake Orion, Pleiades, in the east, then white glow on the hills, try to count the stars inside the corral of Capella they fade as light ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-18 | Author:John Burnside

MOON GOING DOWN I have a dream. She’s in an attic room with someone else, hands in her skirt and that dove sound caught in her throat that I thought ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-18 | Author:Tomas Transtromer [Tomas Transtromer]

Mr X doesn’t dare go out. A dark stockade of ambiguous people stands between him and the steadily retreating horizon. She who once fled from Karelia she who could laugh ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-06 | Author:Philip Levine [Levine, Philip]

LOST AND FOUND A light wind beyond the window, and the trees swimming in the golden morning air. Last night for hours I thought of a boy lost in a ...
( Category: United States August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-14 | Author:Rabindranath Tagore [Tagore, Rabindranath]

The Babus of Nayanjore Once upon a time the Babus of Nayanjore were famous landholders. They were noted for their princely extravagance. They would tear off the rough border of ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-25 | Author:May Sarton [Sarton, May]

For Rosalind On Her Seventy-fifth Birthday Tonight we come to praise Her splendor, not her years, Pure form and what it burns— Who teaches this or learns?— Intrinsic, beyond tears, ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-18 | Author:Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Streams approach To accompany him. Now he reaches The plain, silvery-shining, And the plain shines with him, And the rivers of the plain And the mountain streams Joyfully cry, “Brother! ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-19 | Author:Amit Majmudar

Seers have sung it many ways In many different hymns And lines from Brahmin sutras Unquestionably reasoned out. {5} The major elements, the sense Of self, the intellect, the Unmanifest, ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-17 | Author:A. R. Ammons

you dragass around: you know you’re on empty: the light has gone out on your vowels, blue-lit with hallucination: the slick has dried on your rhythms: the pulp of your ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-18 | Author:Ormsby, Frank [Frank Ormsby]

He can hardly believe his luck. An hour ago he dropped his scythe discreetly in the long grass of a Fermanagh farm, now he is half a length from that ...
( Category: Poetry August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-17 | Author:Feinstein, Elaine, Tsvetaeva, Marina [Marina Tsvetaeva]

Waiting for happiness? It’s more like waiting for death. The soldiers will salute and three chunks of lead will slam into your chest. Your eyes will then flash red. No ...
( Category: Poetry August 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-16 | Author:Tomas Tranströmer

On the blue benches, a sparse congregation. And the pillars rise like bizarre trees: no roots (only the communal floor) and no crown (only the communal roof). I’m reliving a ...
( Category: Poetry August 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-12-17 | Author:Burton Raffel

MESSAGE TO THE LIVING I’m dead, but waiting for you, and you’ll wait for someone: The darkness waits for everyone, it makes no distinctions. MIRACLE Here I lie, beneath this ...
( Category: Poetry August 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 1969-04-08 | Author:Jim Morrison [Morrison, Jim]

* * * Jackal, we sniff after the survivors of caravans. We reap bloody crops on war fields. No meat of any corpse deprives our lean bellies. Hunger drives us ...
( Category: Poetry August 18,2018 )

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