poet Robert Hass

Robert Hass

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  • Lilly Williamson (8/3/2019 12:15:00 PM)

    he is my favorit poet... I love him so much

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  • Porter (3/21/2018 3:46:00 PM)

    He as a lot more poems beaches

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Best Poem of Robert Hass

Meditation At Lagunitas

All the new thinking is about loss.
In this it resembles all the old thinking.
The idea, for example, that each particular erases
the luminous clarity of a general idea. That the clown-
faced woodpecker probing the dead sculpted trunk
of that black birch is, by his presence,
some tragic falling off from a first world
of undivided light. Or the other notion that,
because there is in this world no one thing
to which the bramble of blackberry corresponds,
a word is elegy to what it signifies.
We talked about it late last night and in the voice
of my friend, ...

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