Friday, June 10, 2011

Poetry Friday - Glass

I've been reading some "new-to-me' poets these days. Ah, how much I've missed! Here's a poem that I particularly like.
by A. R. Ammons

The song
sparrow puts all his
into one
repeated song:

variations, subtleties
he manages,
to encompass denser
meanings, I’m
too coarse
to catch: it’s

Read the poem in its entirety.
The round up is being hosted by Anastasia Suen at Picture Book of the Day. Do stop by and take in the wonderful poetry being shared. Before you go, be sure to check out this week's poetry stretch results. Happy poetry Friday all!

1 comment:

  1. I love the Ammon's poem, Tricia - "an over-reach / from which / all possibilities, / like filaments, / depend" - how does he go so deep with so few words?