Paul Muldoon

(20 June 1951 / County Armagh / Northern Ireland)

Milkweed And Monarch - Poem by Paul Muldoon

As he knelt by the grave of his mother and father
the taste of dill, or tarragon-
he could barely tell one from the other-
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Comments about Milkweed And Monarch by Paul Muldoon

  • (2/1/2018 1:27:00 PM)


    This is titled incorrectly - this poem is Milkweed and Monarch, not Gathering Mushrooms - both are by Muldoon but need amending! (Report) Reply

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  • (5/14/2015 10:33:00 AM)


    Gathering mushrooms enjoyed as a good poem. (Report) Reply

  • (12/29/2005 12:13:00 PM)


    I think whoever posted these poems by Muldoon switched titles...'Monarch and Milkweed' seems to be at the head of the poem which should be titled 'Gathering Mushrooms' and vice versa. (Report) Reply








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