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Out of the Shadows

The answers quick and keen, the honest look, the laughter, the love–

They are gone.  They are gone to feed the roses.  Elegant and curled… 192 more words

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Hello Folks …

have you ever thought of wanting to teach something … but didn’t want to just write an instruction booklet?  So have many poets  Shakespeare, William Blake, Ezra Pound, Rainer Marie Rilke … and many others.   480 more words

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Edna St. Vincent Millay says:

Long have I known a glory in it all, 
But never knew I this; 
Here such a passion is
As stretcheth me apart,
—Lord, I do fear… 27 more words

I Know I Am But Summer To Your Heart ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay

I know I am but summer to your heart,
And not the full four seasons of the year;
And you must welcome from another part… 98 more words


‘Tis not love’s going hurts my days, but that it went in little ways.

‘Tis not love’s going hurts my days,
But that it went in little ways.

–Edna St. Vincent Millay, The Spring and the Fall

Just when I’d stopped opening doors…

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66 'I Miss You' Quotes That Will Make You Miss Them Even More


I wanna write ‘I miss you’ on a rock and throw at your face so you know how much it hurts to miss you. 1,649 more words

Why Edna St. Vincent Millay ate herbs in Dorset

Most of the female poets I read as a young woman had no children, or one. They steered clear of sexual relationships with men or, not having access to birth control, sought abortions. 530 more words