Randall Jarrell

(May 6, 1914 – October 14, 1965 / Nashville)

The House In The Woods


At the back of the houses there is the wood.
While there is a leaf of summer left, the wood

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  • Lamont Palmer (12/7/2007 1:48:00 PM)

    I love the lyrcism in this. Good poem on isolation. Jarrell was a wonderful poet (and critic) who serves as a nice model for poets today. He was direct, musical and thoughtful. -LP (Report) Reply

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