Treasure Island

Thom Gunn

(29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004 / England)

On The Move 'Man, You Gotta Go.'


The blue jay scuffling in the bushes follows
Some hidden purpose, and the gush of birds
That spurts across the field, the wheeling swallows,
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  • * Sunprincess * (5/27/2014 8:52:00 AM)

    .........a great poem with a great message.....we should trust our instincts more....enjoyed... (Report) Reply

  • Michael Harmon (6/27/2009 7:42:00 PM)

    THERE ARE SO FEW OF THE GREAT POEMS FROM GUNN'S COLLECTION, 'A Sense of Movement', POSTED ON PH. THIS IS ONE OF THEM (AND I BELIEVE 'To Yvor Winters' IS ANOTHER) . WHAT GIVES? (Report) Reply

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