Bill Grace


:) Au Contraire Mr. Kooser (2005) - Poem by Bill Grace

Dear Poet Laureate when you quietly state:
'Poetry's purpose is to reach other people and to touch their hearts.'
You give good market guidance but
Rilke has also told us that we 'must go into the depths in
which our lives take rise to see whether we must create' a more sage
guidance it seems to me given Frost


Comments about :) Au Contraire Mr. Kooser (2005) by Bill Grace

  • Dawn Novus (8/30/2017 4:06:00 AM)


    I think Frost would be humbled by your words. (Report) Reply

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  • (11/15/2005 3:13:00 PM)


    spot on bill give them both barrels poetry is for the people all the people and
    where not common either, i write for the people bill all the people not just the
    rich not just for the poor, not for so called upper class, but for the people

    Warm regards AJS
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  • (11/15/2005 2:10:00 PM)


    Yeah, what's your point? Do you disagree with Kooser? How come? (Report) Reply

  • (11/15/2005 1:52:00 PM)


    So? ................ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 15, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 1, 2007


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