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Linda Pastan Poems
- Meditation By The Stove
I have banked the fires
of my body
into a small but steady blaze
here in the kitchen ...
- The Months
Contorted by wind,
mere armatures for ice or snow, ...
- To A Daughter Leaving Home
When I taught you
at eight to ride
a bicycle, loping along
beside you ...
- The New Dog
Into the gravity of my life,
the serious ceremonies
of polish and paper
and pen, has come ...
- Prosody 101
When they taught me that what mattered most
was not the strict iambic line goose-stepping
over the page but the variations
in that line and the tension produced ...
Top 10 most used topics by Linda PastanThought 7 Mother 6 Winter 5 Flower 5 Small 5 Skin 4 Child 4 Door 4 Dark 4 Face 4
Linda Pastan Quotes
Comments about Linda PastanPeterrubenmora1: anonymous as snow, * seventeen winter aspen along national headquarters trail, medicine bow forest, happy jack, wyoming. *from the linda pastan poem, ash.
Librarybookbot: ‘why not / live each day as if it were the first — / all raw astonishment, eve rubbing / her eyes awake that first morning, / the sun coming up / like an ingénue in the east?’ — linda pastan, imaginary conversation
Heyjudenotjudy: another spring poem, this one by linda pastan.
Yawp97: linda pastan..."you left/ a partial map/ of your right hand/on every doorknob" so good.
Calmurmind: such an honour to work with fantastic practitioners, great guys, poems ‘origins’ by imelda maguire and ‘what we want’ by linda pastan.
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