Nissim Ezekiel

(16 December 1924 - 9 January 2004 / Mumbai / India)

Poet, Lover, Birdwatcher


To force the pace and never to be still
Is not the way of those who study birds
Or women. The best poets wait for words.
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  • Pratik Khaire (4/21/2012 3:59:00 AM)

    The poem presents the feministic approach of a poet rendering the thoughts of healthy mind. The trouble ache of the thinking is to nourish the poetic feeling into the depth of the poet. (Report) Reply

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