Pablo Neruda

(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973 / Parral / Chile)

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  • Rookie Veronica N (4/15/2010 10:39:00 PM)

    Check out the first feature length documentary of Neruda in English and the bestselling edition of his poems in the US at http: //www.redpoppy.net/pablo_neruda.php

    Viva Pablo!

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  • Rookie - 20 Points Dr. Ratan Bhattacharjee (1/16/2010 6:38:00 PM)

    confused? but why such a great poet looks confused?

  • Rookie Jimi Doyle (12/12/2009 1:01:00 AM)

    i love Pablo Neruda!

    1. Shakespeare
    2. the people who wrote the Bible
    3. Neruda

  • Rookie XxFangxX 127 (10/12/2009 3:29:00 PM)

    I think this poem is great! It expresses how you can love someone and hate that very person at the same time.Which are the exact feelings I have to face each day at school.This is one of my favorite poems of all time ^_^

  • Rookie - 262 Points Metin Sahin (3/22/2009 10:57:00 AM)

    ı f only ı could write a child.poetry is childish songs.poetry is free.without meters

  • Rookie Kelsey Mlnarik (1/10/2009 9:28:00 PM)

    I think the reason you're not finding the meter and rhyme scheme you're looking for in these works is that they're translations. They weren't originally in English, in Spanish they probably had a different structure.

  • Rookie Samuel Reed (1/9/2009 5:15:00 PM)

    I don't wish to take anything away from those who find something in this poet's work, each to their own, but... I get nothing from this body. It is not only written without the art of poetry (mediocre attempts at metre, rhyme, etc at best) but the sentiments are very puerile and the themes a little adolescent, perhaps even trite. I really do not wish to sound a poetry snob, but please, someone explain what he has done to be worthy of number one poet, over Shakespeare, Keats, T.S. Eliot and those who really furthered the art? Help, am I dumb?

  • Rookie Kelvin Karani (1/6/2009 9:11:00 AM)

    the greatest of all. Who beats Neruda? Maya? Just close but not to Neruda's level. He's my inspiration-my idol!

  • Rookie - 36 Points p.a. noushad (10/31/2008 8:17:00 AM)

    your poems are amazing and passionate

  • Rookie Patrick Thorpe (7/18/2008 8:20:00 AM)

    Your poetry is pouring your heart on paper,
    It, s pure Love, your a poet of the heart.

Some Beasts

It was the twilight of the iguana:

From a rainbowing battlement,
a tongue like a javelin
lunging in verdure;
an ant heap treading the jungle,
monastic, on musical feet;
the guanaco, oxygen-fine
in the high places swarthed with distances,

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