Denise Levertov

(24 October 1923 – 20 December 1997 / Ilford, Essex)

Denise Levertov Poems

1. What Were They Like? 1/3/2003
2. The Secret 1/3/2003
3. A Tree Telling of Orpheus 1/3/2003
4. Aware 1/3/2003
5. Adam's Complaint 1/3/2003
6. Bearing the Light 1/3/2003
7. Everything That Acts Is Actual 1/3/2003
8. In Mind 1/3/2003
9. Celebration 1/3/2003
10. To the Snake 1/3/2003
11. An Embroidery 1/3/2003
12. Talking to Grief 1/3/2003
13. Living 1/3/2003
14. Stepping Westward 1/3/2003
15. Contraband 1/3/2003
16. The Ache of Marriage 1/3/2003
17. The Rainwalkers 1/3/2003
18. Variation on a Theme by Rilke 1/3/2003
19. Hymn To Eros 1/3/2003
20. Grey Sparrow Addresses the Mind's Ear 1/3/2003

Pleasures

I like to find
what's not found
at once, but lies

within something of another nature,
in repose, distinct.
Gull feathers of glass, hidden

in white pulp: the bones of squid

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