Treasure Island

Paul Muldoon

(20 June 1951 / County Armagh / Northern Ireland)

Poems of Paul Muldoon

1. A Dent 10/5/2011
2. Extraordinary Rendition 10/5/2011
3. Gathering Mushrooms 10/14/2005
4. Hedgehog 10/5/2011
5. Milkweed and Monarch 10/14/2005
6. The Frog 1/13/2003

The Frog

Comes to mind as another small
amongst the rubble.
His eye matches exactly the bubble
in my spirit-level.
I set aside hammer and chisel
and take him on the trowel.

The entire population of Ireland

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