Simon Armitage

(26 May 1963 / Marsden, West Yorkshire)

The Tyre - Poem by Simon Armitage

Just how it came to rest where it rested,
miles out, miles from the last farmhouse even,
was a fair question. Dropped by hurricane
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Comments about The Tyre by Simon Armitage

  • Michael Walker (11/10/2018 5:19:00 PM)

    Possibly too long, but well worth reading and thinking about. (Report)Reply

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  • (11/10/2018 1:03:00 PM)

    Great poem from a great poet. (Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (11/10/2018 5:53:00 AM)

    To rest where it rested!

    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/10/2018 5:27:00 AM)

    Well penned. Beautiful poem having touching expression. (Report)Reply

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  • (11/10/2018 5:23:00 AM)

    One of the best poets' work can't be put down so lightly.....Simon....I love your composition heartily......10++++++++++++++ (Report)Reply

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  • Adrian Flett (11/10/2018 3:24:00 AM)

    A mystic, mysterious tyre, spiralled away into a legend. Great. (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (11/10/2018 12:43:00 AM)

    Such a great poem by Simon Armitage...................... (Report)Reply

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