Ted Hughes

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Ted Hughes is consistently described as one of the twentieth century’s greatest English poets. Born August 17th, 1930 in Mytholmroyd, Yorkshire, his family moved to Mexborough when he was seven to run a newspaper and tobacco shop. He attended Mexborough grammar school, and wrote his first poems from the age of fifteen, some of which made their way ...

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Lovesong

He loved her and she loved him.
His kisses sucked out her whole past and future or tried to
He had no other appetite
She bit him she gnawed him she sucked
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2.
Hawk Roosting

I sit in the top of the wood, my eyes closed.
Inaction, no falsifying dream
Between my hooked head and hooked feet:
Or in sleep rehearse perfect kills and eat.
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3.
Wind

This house has been far out at sea all night,
The woods crashing through darkness, the booming hills,
Winds stampeding the fields under the window
Floundering black astride and blinding wet
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4.
Bride And Groom Lie Hidden For Three Days

She gives him his eyes, she found them
Among some rubble, among some beetles

He gives her her skin
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5.
Full Moon And Little Frieda

A cool small evening shrunk to a dog bark and the clank of a bucket -
And you listening.
A spider's web, tense for the dew's touch.
A pail lifted, still and brimming - mirror
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milan 23 March 2020

amazing poems, Ted well done Your stories and poems are amazing

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simonas 18 March 2020

I love the poems! ! !

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Aroonima sinha 10 September 2019

The brother'dream by ted hughes

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Michael Walker 28 July 2019

I like some of Hughes' poems, like 'Photograph', but not the ones about animals.

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daveboi 30 April 2019

dat ting goes scrap pap pap pap

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anonymous 18 April 2019

im only here for homework

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Mohamed Ashraf 03 March 2019

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saun da paul 04 November 2018

wagwan fam mans peppa pig still

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ray_ping_kids69 18 September 2018

i love the poem, it has really inspired me to be a gay boi

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ISwallowCum2 02 June 2018

And cuz The ting goes skrrrahh (ah) Pap, pap, ka-ka-ka (ka) Skidiki-pap-pap (pap) And a pu-pu-pudrrrr-boom (boom) Skya (ah) Du-du-ku-ku-dun-dun (dun) Poom, poom

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ISwallowCum 02 June 2018

I really like this poem cuz why not, and because 2+2=4-1 that's 3 Quick MATHSSSS! My life sucks help me plz

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Mexicandruglord 22 May 2018

Yuh yuh Gucci gang Gucci gang

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megan betts 30 April 2018

I love George andrews

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megan 30 April 2018

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gayboi123 30 April 2018

this sucks my big balls

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Anonymous 21 April 2018

Its not really good

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lloolllljjjuu 06 April 2018

cool stuff man i really liked it thanks

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vinay kumar 28 March 2018

very nice the poem of hawk roosting

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