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Derek Walcott

B. 1930 D. 2017

2 poems available

“What's poetry, if it's worth its salt, / but a phrase men can pass from hand to mouth?”

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Citizen One - Roger Robinson
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Rock, Paper, Scissors - Richard Osmond
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Surge 3 - Jay Bernard
Poet

2 poems available

"One of our most promising young talents, Jay Bernard writes powerful and sensuous scenes from the metropolis: a teenager flies like a moth, a woman with scissors sings bees. Disturbing, joyous and always surprising.” – Pascale Petit.

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3 poems available

"So what if a piece of wood discovers it’s a violin..." - Arthur Rimbaud

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Race Riot, Tulsa, 1921 - Sharon Olds
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8 poems available

A poem is not its words, but the ringing it leaves behind.

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7 poems available

Poetry gives people the power to make their voices heard. -- Toni Stuart

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