Category Archives: Poetry

Happy Birthday Dr.Seuss

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU! A Poem By Dr Seuss “If we didn’t have birthdays, you wouldn’t be you. If you’d never been born, well then what would you do? If you’d never been born, well then what would you be? … Continue reading

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Sonnet 130 By W.Shakespeare

My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun; Coral is far more red than her lips’ red; If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun; If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. I have seen … Continue reading

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The Passionate Shepherd to His Love By

Come live with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove, That Valleys, groves, hills, and fields, Woods, or steepy mountain yields.  2 And we will sit upon the Rocks, Seeing the Shepherds feed their flocks, … Continue reading

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Great Book On The Romantic Poets – The Anxiety Of Influence

Title: The Anxiety Of Influence: A Theory of Poetry  (5 stars from me) Author: Harold Bloom Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1997 (2nd Edition) ISBN (10) : 0195112210 ISBN (13) : 978-0195112214    

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Great Book On Poetry

Title: Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform The World Author: Jane Hirshfield ISBN 10: 0385351054 ISBN 13: 978-0385351058 Publisher:Knopf (2015) A must read for poetry loves ❤

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Nine Gates: Entering The Mind Of Poets

Recommended Reading For Poets –  5 stars Title: Nine Gates: Entering The Mind Of Poets Author: Jane Hirshfield Paperback: 228 pages Publisher: Harper Perennial (August 26, 1998) ISBN-10: 0060929480 ISBN-13: 978-0060929480  

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The Locket By John Montague

Sing a last song for the lady who has gone, fertile source of guilt and pain. The worst birth in the annals of Brooklyn, that was my cue to come on, my first claim to fame. Naturally, she longed for … Continue reading

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