Looking For A Poem
Eric Paul Shaffer
(7/1/2005 1:25:00 PM)
If you like Bukowski and Levy, you may like any of the following. I highly recommend the work of Lew Welch; his RING OF BONE is a classic. Then, check out Gary Snyder, Philip Whalen, Marge Piercy, Allen Ginsberg, Lenore Kandel, Diane di Prima, Anne Waldman, Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Enjoy.
(5/5/2005 6:00:00 PM)
I like Denise Levertov. She is from the same period. Though more lyrical than someothers of her time, she writes often of isolation as a condition within, despair, etc.
Let me know what you think.
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