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We are drawn to edges, to our own/parapets and sea-walls: - 'Apart', Robin Robertson
Poetry is a way of living...a human activity like baking bread or playing basketball. - Robert Hass
B. 1809 D. 1892
Let the great world spin forever down the ringing grooves of change. - 'Locksley Hall', Alfred Tennyson
I think so highly of poetry that I've dedicated my life to it. It's the most important thing to me. - Kit Wright
In my poetry I give primacy to the breath. For me it is the way the poem breathes that gives it form. - Penelope Shuttle
Keep it simple and make it visual seems to be the best idea. - Hugo Williams
B. 1933 D. 2020
She is wise without portentousness, her technique faultless and her imagination fiery, political and fresh - Carol Rumens, The Independent.
B. 1938 D. 2011
A Midsummer Night's Dream might still be the answer to everything. - R. F. Langley