Amy Clampitt

(15 June 1920 - 10 September 1994 / New Providence, Iowa)

Vacant Lot With Pokeweed Poem by Amy Clampitt


Tufts, follicles, grubstake
biennial rosettes, a low-
life beach-blond scruff of
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  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (6/5/2014 8:14:00 AM)

    .....nicely written.... and a very unusual theme for a poem....enjoyed... (Report) Reply

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,175 Points Paul Reed (3/21/2014 4:02:00 AM)

    The beautiful rising from a harsh, unpromising landscape. If we look hard enough it is there. (Report) Reply

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