Published April 2002
by Writers Club Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||325|
#93 A Book Of Memories. W hen we reach a certain age where we find ourselves looking back at all the tears, This poem originally was published in Poems on Life. Poems on Life» A Great-Grandpa To Me. A Book Of Memories. by Kathleen Sheppard. Hidden in the attic, all the way upstairs, is something very special, that I would like to share. There are volumes of poetic tributes honoring love, nature, and even death, but books have frequently been a poet’s greatest muse. These deliciously meta verses reveal the magic, wisdom, and imagination that books offered each author — an intimate and endearing view most lovers of literature can relate to. The book-length title poem in this collection is widely considered one of the best long postmodern poems — a true masterpiece. The collection itself won a Pulitzer in The Waste Land and. In addition, there are poems in this book that address developmental challenges in life such as loss, failure, depression, and rejection. For a young person, this book can be the most valuable gift that one could receive in terms of positively changing that young person’s life or lifestyle.
Resources > Poems > Life > Life Is A Book Please Log In or Sign Up to add to your favorite resources. Life Is A Book Submitted By: TomC. Life is a book You open the cover and you discover The adventure begins As you read through the pages The story unfolds As one chapter ends, another begins. Great deals on Poetry Books Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Best Life poems. This is a list of the most famous and popular poems on life and poems about life. A Country Life by Randall Jarrell. A Former Life by Charles Baudelaire. A life by Sylvia Plath. A Life-Lesson by James Whitcomb Riley. A Man In His Life by Yehuda Amichai. A Natural Meeting Barrier by Aaron Barth-Martinson. In her book of essays, The Life of Poetry, Muriel Rukeyser embraces poetry as an essential agent of change. The book begins with an exploration of resistance, most notably in an essay on "The Fear of Poetry." In the Foreword, Jane Cooper writes: "Why is poetry feared? Because it demands full consciousness; it asks us to feel and it asks us to respond.
Emily Dickinson was born on Decem , in Amherst, Massachusetts. While she was extremely prolific as a poet and regularly enclosed poems in letters to friends, she was not publicly recognized during her lifetime. She died in Amherst in , and the first volume of her work was published posthumously in Whether she’s writing about the drudgery and glamour and angst of being a young woman in New York City, or the painful near-simultaneity of witnessing a father’s dying and birthing a son, Hannah Sullivan’s debut collection, Three Poems, is saturated with the grit and texture and intensity of a life lived right now as “fog lifts away. A subsequent, still weaker book collected brief plain poems of anecdotal reminiscence. It appeared just after Jane died, and a compassionate reviewer attributed its failure to . horror the corposant and compass rose. to life upon these shores. A note from the editor: The poet Robert Hayden died on this day in The tint of the sky between sunset and night. I’ve been writing this since the summer my grandfather taught me how to hold a blade of grass between my thumbs and make it whistle.