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"Snowdrops" by Louise Glück

Do you know what I was, how I lived? You know
what despair is; then
winter should have meaning for you.

I did not expect to survive, 68 more words


I didn't write this one

The Wild Iris (Louise Gluck)

At the end of my suffering
there was a door.

Hear me out: that which you call death
I remember. 105 more words


Write from the inside out: Learning to trust yourself

Lately I’ve been thinking much less about what others say a writer should be and thinking much more about what writing means to me. Never before in the history of the world have authors been so readily accessible. 844 more words


A Desert for Louise Gluck

A Desert for Louise Gluck

“the mist has cleared
It’s like some new life:
you have no stake in the outcome;
you know the outcome.” 278 more words

Meditations And Poetry

Body & Isn't

Bruce Covey

I have a hard time making my mind take place.
Every input adjusts the chemistry–water, peppermint stick, analogue.
Kisses are circles. With eyes closed, every taste buds almond orange.

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Creative Writing

a myth of devotion :: louise glück

When Hades decided he loved this girl
he built for her a duplicate of earth,
everything the same, down to the meadow,
but with a bed added. 292 more words


Johnson Street

“Even before you touched me, I belonged to you; all you had to do was look at me.”
― Louise Glück