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Archie Randolph Ammons

(18 February 1926 – 25 February 2001 / Whiteville, North Carolina)

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Autonomy


I am living without you because
of a terror, a farfetched
notion that I
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  • Rookie - 487 Points Leslie Philibert (2/26/2014 5:31:00 AM)

    Not a poem I like, even if Ammons was a established poet. For me, thin gruel; a poem that lives from emotions
    without the observed frame that transports emotions.. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,391 Points Kevin Patrick (2/26/2013 4:23:00 PM)

    You cen feel the anguish in every word Ammos writes, the man seems to be writing about a relationship which has growing to become codependent, he both wants to seperate from a need to be himself but his autonamy is threatend by his neurosis of thinking he needs that person, fo fullfill himself. This is the catch 22 of love understanding that every relationship needs healthy boundries. (Report) Reply

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