Robert Creeley

(1926-2005 / Arlington, Massachusetts)

Robert Creeley Poems

1. After Lorca 4/20/2015
2. Like They Say 4/20/2015
3. Goodbye 11/18/2015
4. The End 4/4/2016
5. The Whip 10/18/2016
6. One Day 10/18/2016
7. A Prayer 10/18/2016
8. The Tunnel 10/18/2016
9. Credo 10/18/2016
10. After Frost 10/18/2016
11. For the Graduation [Bolinas, 1972] 10/18/2016
12. For the Graduation [Bolinas School, June 11, 1971] 10/18/2016
13. For the Graduation [Bolinas, 1973] 10/18/2016
14. A Poem 10/18/2016
15. Love Comes Quietly 10/18/2016
16. Gnomic Verses 4/19/2010
17. The Measure 4/19/2010
18. Helsinki Window 4/19/2010
19. The World 4/19/2010
20. Yesterdays 4/19/2010
21. The Pool 4/19/2010
22. The Window 4/19/2010
23. Oh No ! 3/20/2015
24. The Door (I) 4/19/2010
25. The Pattern 4/19/2010
26. The Language 4/19/2010
27. The Immoral Proposition 4/19/2010
28. The Rescue 4/19/2010
29. Somewhere 4/19/2010
30. The Sentence 4/19/2010
31. The Rhythm 4/19/2010
32. For No Clear Reason 4/19/2010
33. Inside My Head 4/19/2010
34. Self-Portrait 4/19/2010
35. For Love 4/19/2010
36. A Marriage 4/19/2010
37. Other 1/13/2003
38. Four Days In Vermont 1/13/2003
39. A Wicker Basket 1/13/2003
40. Clemente's Images 1/13/2003
Best Poem of Robert Creeley

A Form Of Women

I have come far enough
from where I was not before
to have seen the things
looking in at me from through the open door

and have walked tonight
by myself
to see the moonlight
and see it as trees

and shapes more fearful
because I feared
what I did not know
but have wanted to know.

My facd is my own, I thought.
But you have seen it
turn into a thousand years.
I watched you cry.

I could not touch you.
I wanted very much to
touch you
but could not.

If it is dark
when this is given to you,
have care for its ...

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The Carnival

Whereas the man who hits
the gong dis-
proves it, in all its
simplicity --

Even so the attempt
makes for triumph, in
another man.

Likewise in love I
am not foolish or in-
competent. My method is not a

tenderness, but hope
defined.

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