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Poems here and now

Poems here and now

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Greenwillow Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s poetry, American,
  • American poetry -- Collections

  • About the Edition

    A selection of contemporary American poetry by Richard Brautigan, Ruth Krauss, William Carlos Williams, and others.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by David Kherdian ; linoleum cuts by Nonny Hogrogian.
    ContributionsKherdian, David., Hogrogian, Nonny.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6110.C4 P485
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5209885M
    ISBN 100688800246, 0688840248
    LC Control Number75037586

    Poems Every Child Should Know also contained some of the most famous poems in English by poets like Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats, Browning and Milton. American poets like Walt Whitman are featured here with their immortal lines in poems like Song of Myself.5/5(5).   This is a book to read front to back, then at random, then front to back again. Hirshfield’s poems are no less rich for being generally likable and accessible. You don’t have to love poetry to.

    Today’s poem is “Old Pianos” by Marcia F. Brown. She is the author of four books of poetry, editor of the anthology, Port City Poems, Contemporary Poets Celebrate Portland, Maine, and an essay collection for book groups. Marcia served as Portland’s poet laureate and since she has hosted a monthly reading series featuring local authors and poets in her home town of Cape Elizabeth, ME. Mary Oliver was an “indefatigable guide to the natural world,” wrote Maxine Kumin in the Women’s Review of Books, “particularly to its lesser-known aspects.” Oliver’s poetry focused on the quiet of occurrences of nature: industrious hummingbirds, egrets, motionless ponds, “lean owls / hunkering with their lamp-eyes.” Kumin also noted that Oliver “stands quite comfortably on.

    HERE: POEMS FOR THE PLANET (The book) Receive a first-edition copy of HERE: POEMS FOR THE PLANET upon publication. Be among the first to receive this extraordinary anthology of poems, including a foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and a Guide to Activism by the Union of Concerned Scientists.   I also excluded book-length poems, because they’re really a different form. Finally, despite the headline, I’m sure there are many, many iconic poems out there that I’ve missed—so feel free to extend this list in the comments. But for now, happy reading (and re-reading): William Carlos Williams, “The Red Wheelbarrow”.


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