James Arlington Wright

(13 December 1927 – 25 March 1980 / Ohio)

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The moon drops one or two feathers into the fiels.
The dark wheat listens.
Be still.
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  • Rookie Dan Hise (11/17/2013 12:23:00 PM)

    A poem about the otherness of the world, a strangeness that may be transcended temporarily by one who has the proper amount of humility and acceptance. Compare Danse Russe by W. C. Williams. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Jerry Buckley (2/9/2010 11:27:00 AM)

    James Wright is an icon for the generation. Worthy of full consideration by anyboyd who claims to love poetry. (Report) Reply

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