Marge Piercy

(March 31, 1936 / Detroit, Michigan)

For The Young Who Want To - Poem by Marge Piercy

Talent is what they say
you have after the novel
is published and favorably
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Comments about For The Young Who Want To by Marge Piercy

  • Donatien Moisdon Donatien Moisdon (4/3/2016 2:39:00 AM)

    So true, and so beautifully expressed! Friends, family and neighbours cannot believe that you should possess talent and the will power to make it bloom. It all goes down to the old saying: Nothing good can ever come out of Nazareth. (Report) Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/1/2015 12:33:00 PM)

    Wise words, , , , , , , , , , , , , , You have to like it better than being loved. (Report) Reply

  • Colleen Courtney (5/18/2014 6:47:00 PM)

    So very much truth in this poem! Think I've got another favorite poet to add to my list! (Report) Reply

  • Res John Burman Res John Burman (4/25/2013 4:10:00 AM)

    That is outstanding, Marge Piercy. I was sent here by my friend Rosemary Nissen - Wade. For once I am glad that I did what I was told! Thank you both. (Report) Reply

  • Marcy Jarvis (9/22/2005 4:00:00 AM)

    I guess you're write, I mean right.
    That's the difference between writers
    and talented writers. (Report) Reply








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