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Anne Bradstreet

B. 1612 D. 1672

3 poems available

All things within this fading world hath end. ('Before the Birth of One of Her Children')

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Pam Ayres

B. 1947

4 poems available

Forget the corny comedian: Pam Ayres is a proper poet, whose wistful, funny, and perceptive verse captures both the joy and unfairness of life. - Sunday Times

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C. K. Williams

B. 1939 D. 2015

3 poems available

C. K. Williams is a wonderful poet, in the authentic American tradition of Walt Whitman and William Carlos Williams, who tells us on every page what it means to be alive in our time. - Stanley Kunitz

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Sylvia Plath

B. 1932 D. 1963

The blood jet is poetry,/ There is no stopping it. - 'Kindness', Sylvia Plath (written 1st February 1963)

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13 poems available

A keeper of the artistic estate, a custodian of griefs and wonders - Seamus Heaney

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Wedding in Stobo Kirk - Valerie Gillies
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Old Moments - Alasdair Gray
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Winter Housekeeping, 1990 - Alasdair Gray
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A Farewell Letter - Laurence Lerner
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Complaint for Absolute Divorce - Mary Jo Salter
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Bed of Letters - Mary Jo Salter
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Uxor Vivamus . . . - Dick Davis
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