Robert Creeley

(1926-2005 / United States)

Robert Creeley Poems

1. A Form Of Women 1/13/2003
2. A Marriage 4/19/2010
3. A Song 1/13/2003
4. A Token 1/13/2003
5. A Wicker Basket 1/13/2003
6. After Lorca 4/20/2015
7. America 1/13/2003
8. Clemente's Images 1/13/2003
9. For Love 4/19/2010
10. For No Clear Reason 4/19/2010
11. Four Days In Vermont 1/13/2003
12. Gnomic Verses 4/19/2010
13. Helsinki Window 4/19/2010
14. I Know A Man 1/13/2003
15. Inside My Head 4/19/2010
16. Kore 1/13/2003
17. Like They Say 4/20/2015
18. Love 1/13/2003
19. Myself 1/13/2003
20. Oh No ! 3/20/2015
21. Other 1/13/2003
22. Self-Portrait 4/19/2010
23. Something 1/13/2003
24. Somewhere 4/19/2010
25. Song 1/13/2003
26. The Carnival 1/13/2003
27. The Conspiracy 1/13/2003
28. The Door (I) 4/19/2010
29. The Immoral Proposition 4/19/2010
30. The Innocence 1/13/2003
31. The Language 4/19/2010
32. The Measure 4/19/2010
33. The Mirror 1/13/2003
34. The Pattern 4/19/2010
35. The Pool 4/19/2010
36. The Rain 1/13/2003
37. The Rescue 4/19/2010
38. The Rhythm 4/19/2010
39. The Sentence 4/19/2010
40. The Warning 1/13/2003
Best Poem of Robert Creeley

The Rain

All night the sound had
come back again,
and again falls
this quite, persistent rain.

What am I to myself
that must be remembered,
insisted upon
so often? Is it

that never the ease,
even the hardness,
of rain falling
will have for me

something other than this,
something not so insistent--
am I to be locked in this
final uneasiness.

Love, if you love me,
lie next to me.
Be for me, like rain,
the getting out

of the tiredness, the fatuousness, the semi-
lust of intentional indifference.
Be wet
with a decent ...

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The Rain

All night the sound had
come back again,
and again falls
this quite, persistent rain.

What am I to myself
that must be remembered,
insisted upon
so often? Is it

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