Thom Gunn

(29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004 / England)

Poems of Thom Gunn

1. A Map of the City 11/12/2005
2. Black Jackets 11/12/2005
3. Cat island 1/3/2003
4. Considering the Snail 1/3/2003
5. Duncan 8/29/2014
6. From the Wave 11/7/2005
7. In Trust 8/29/2014
8. Lament 8/29/2014
9. Moly 8/29/2014
10. My Sad Captains 1/13/2003
11. On The Move 'Man, You Gotta Go.' 1/13/2003
12. Painting by Vuillard 1/3/2003
13. Still Life 1/3/2003
14. Street Song 1/3/2003
15. Tamer And Hawk 8/29/2014
16. The Butcher's Son 1/3/2003
17. The Dump 1/3/2003
18. The Hug 1/3/2003
19. The Man with Night Sweats 1/3/2003
20. To Yvor Winters 1/3/2003

The Dump

He died, and I admired
the crisp vehemence
of a lifetime reduced to
half a foot of shelf space.
But others came to me saying,
we too loved him, let us take you
to the place of our love.
So they showed me
everything, everything--

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