Erica Jong

(26 March 1942 / New York City)

The Poem Cat - Poem by Erica Jong

Sometimes the poem
doesn't want to come;
it hides from the poet
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Comments about The Poem Cat by Erica Jong

  • Mahtab Bangalee (5/31/2018 2:13:00 AM)

    wonderful words -


    The poem is a dance
    between poet & poem,
    but sometimes the poem
    just won't dance
    and lurks on the sidelines
    tapping its feet-
    iambs, trochees-
    out of step with the music
    of your mariachi band.
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