Mark Strand

Rookie (Prince Edward Island, Canada)

Mark Strand Poems

1. Mystery and Solitude in Topeka 7/28/2015
2. The View 7/31/2015
3. Old Man Leaves Party 5/21/2015
4. The Old Age of Nostalgia 7/28/2015
5. I Had Been A Polar Explorer 8/28/2014
6. When the Vacation is Over for Good 9/7/2015
7. Xvi 8/28/2014
8. The Prediction 8/28/2014
9. Orpheus Alone 8/28/2014
10. The Garden 8/28/2014
11. The Midnight Club 8/28/2014
12. Man And Camel 8/28/2014
13. "The Dreadful Has Already Happened&Quot; 8/28/2014
14. The Couple 8/28/2014
15. Mirror 8/28/2014
16. My Mother On An Evening In Late Summer 8/28/2014
17. The End 8/28/2014
18. So You Say 8/28/2014
19. From The Long Sad Party 8/28/2014
20. The Idea 8/28/2014
21. My Life 8/28/2014
22. For Jessica, My Daughter 2/24/2015
23. The Continuous Life 8/28/2014
24. The New Poetry Handbook 8/28/2014
25. In Celebration 8/28/2014
26. Coming To This 8/28/2014
27. Eating Poetry 4/11/2013
28. Breath 4/11/2013
29. The Coming Of Light 8/28/2014
30. Lines For Winter 4/11/2013
31. The Everyday Enchantment Of Music 8/28/2014
32. A Piece Of The Storm 8/28/2014
33. The Remains 4/11/2013
34. Keeping Things Whole 4/11/2013

Comments about Mark Strand

  • Smoky Hoss (7/11/2015 10:02:00 AM)

    An incredible poet; read one of his books, and you will be amazed and awed.

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  • J Rowe (2/14/2007 1:08:00 AM)

    To Mr. Strand:

    Your poem 'In The Night Without End' is certainly one of the greatest of all time. I wish you could add this to your poems that are included herein, Thank you and I am a great admirer of your work.

    Cometfire11@aol.com

Best Poem of Mark Strand

Keeping Things Whole

In a field
I am the absence
of field.
This is
always the case.
Wherever I am
I am what is missing.

When I walk
I part the air
and always
the air moves in
to fill the spaces
where my body's been.

We all have reasons
for moving.
I move
to keep things whole.

Read the full of Keeping Things Whole

Keeping Things Whole

In a field
I am the absence
of field.
This is
always the case.
Wherever I am
I am what is missing.

When I walk
I part the air
and always
the air moves in
to fill the spaces
where my body's been.

We all have reasons
for moving.
I move
to keep things whole.

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