Heather McHugh

(20 August 1948 / San Diego, California)

What He Thought Poem by Heather McHugh

We were supposed to do a job in Italy
and, full of our feeling for
ourselves (our sense of being
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  • Gold Star - 4,546 Points Terry Craddock (9/10/2014 10:34:00 PM)

    (our sense of being
    Poets from America) is this land based or time style based, seems to have as many answers as an elusive what is poetry, sometimes poetry is the joy of letting words speak for themselves; yet without a common language there can be no discourse crossing cultural barriers. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,626 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (9/10/2014 8:00:00 AM)

    very dramatic nice view of italy (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Serena Silenced (9/10/2013 11:32:00 PM)

    Nice story. I especially liked the end. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 866 Points Liliana ~el (9/10/2013 5:01:00 PM)

    This was fun. Quite a turn indeed! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 837 Points Lamont Palmer (9/10/2013 2:06:00 PM)

    Flat and without music, but still an interesting read. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Anita Sehgal (9/10/2012 5:54:00 AM)

    the irony of life...
    well brought out...a good read (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Stephen Roxborough (11/7/2004 4:14:00 PM)

    bravo! bravissimo! !
    saw you at the skagit river poetry festival last spring
    and was looking forward to running into you again.
    thanks for your provocative thoughts.
    rox. (Report) Reply

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