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A Favorite Poem - I Am Not I - Juan Ramon Jimenez

“I Am Not I”

BY JUAN RAMÓN JIMÉNEZ

TRANSLATED BY ROBERT BLY

“I am not I.

                   I am this one

walking beside me whom I do not see, 41 more words

Favorite Poems

on an old favorite

For some reason, I’ve been thinking a lot about this poem lately, so I wanted to share. It is by Walt Whitman, from Leaves of Grass… 675 more words

Mental Health

Favorite Poems IV: If You Forget Me

If You Forget Me

– by Pablo Neruda

I want you to know
one thing.

You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch… 212 more words

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If You Forget Me

Pablo Neruda

I want you to know
one thing.

You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch…

212 more words
Love

Poem of the Day - As One Listens To The Rain

Listen to me as one listens to the rain,
not attentive, not distracted,
light footsteps, thin drizzle,
water that is air, air that is time, 300 more words

Collected Verse of Edgar A. Guest

I recently received a wonderful graduation gift – a book of poetry which will be perfect for my classroom and good for my soul. Collected Verse of Edgar A. 244 more words

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Longing

Longing

– a poem by Serbian poet Desanka Maksimovic {1898 -1993}

– translated by me

Please, don’t come any closer
Only from afar I wish to love your eyes… 181 more words

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