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I don't want to be one of those ivory tower writers; I want to affect people's lives.
If death still comes / we'll strike a pose / and hold our breath / until he goes - Kevin Ireland
B. 1874 D. 1963
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost
Musical, deftly patterned poems that are the products of a supple susceptibility and determined intelligence - Adam Foulds
B. 1925 D. 2009
And again I see the long pouring headland, / And smoking coast with the sea high on the rocks, / The gulls flung from the sea, the dark hooded hills / Swarming with mist, and mist low on the sea - Alistair Te Ariki Campbell, 'The Return'
I am a desperate man who demands to connect...who denounces the dullness of money and status...who will not bow down to acolayed or success - 'i am the strange hero of hunger', Billy Childish
Linda Gregg brings us back to poetry...She is original and mysterious, one of the best poets in America. Gerald Stern
I would have words as tenacious as mules/ to bear us, sure-footed/ up the mountain of night... from 'Elemental' by Edward Baugh