Treasure Island

Adrienne Rich

(16 May 1929 – 27 March 2012 / Baltimore, Maryland)

Moving in Winter



The text of this poem could not be published because of Copyright laws.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003
Edited: Thursday, March 29, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Adrienne Rich's Other Poems

  • Aunt Jennifer's Tigers
  • Diving Into the Wreck
  • A Valediction Forbidding Mourn
  • My Mouth Hovers Across Your Br
  • For the Dead
  • Burning Oneself Out
  • Living in Sin

Read poems about / on: snow, sleep, winter, life, mirror, running

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Moving in Winter by Adrienne Rich )

Enter the verification code :

  • Christian Skelton (5/17/2005 9:05:00 PM)

    I have been a Adrienne Rich convert for many years. I have not kept up with my studies due to the general living of life, but I often read my older volumes of her work. I loved this poem. I had never seen or read it before. This is, as far as I am concerned, an incredible poem. I have no idea what time of in her career this poem represents. but I've always rather liked a textual context and criticism for poetry anyway. Her imagery is classic Rich (damn, she's good) . (She's REALLY good) Her surgeon-like excision of absolutey any non-relevant meaning of her words. She drives that imagery home with master strokes of the beat of her syntax. I think she's an excellent poet.

    Chris Skelton (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. The Exception Perception Has, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  2. You Know, Whats-his-name, Lawrence Beck
  3. Isis: Syria and Iraq, do something!, Rachel Nichols
  4. THE POOR PEOPLE AND THEIR POVERTY الفقرا.., MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. I PROMISE, Poet Akinwemimo Idris
  6. The Spyders, David Lewis Paget
  7. Monsoon., David Lessard
  8. Unprepared, Disrespectful 'and' Undiscip.., Lawrence S. Pertillar
  9. Summer Nights, Maya Hanson (mye3 poet)
  10. THE PRETTY SEASONS AND THE PRETTY ROCK O.., MOHAMMAD SKATI

Poem of the Day

poet Henry David Thoreau

My books I'd fain cast off, I cannot read,
'Twixt every page my thoughts go stray at large
Down in the meadow, where is richer feed,
And will not mind to hit their proper targe.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]