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Who is your favorite poet?

  1. lrohner profile image80
    lrohnerposted 7 years ago

    Who is your favorite poet?

  2. Richard Craig profile image61
    Richard Craigposted 7 years ago

    ME!!  lol.  Seriously though I love 'The Raven' by Edgar Allen Poe.  I even like The Simpsons rendition in one of the Treehouse of horror episodes.

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    klarawieckposted 7 years ago

    Garcia Marquez and Lorca. I love them!

  4. MickS profile image72
    MickSposted 7 years ago

    Old
    Gerard Manly Hopkins; John Donne.
    Modern:
    Bob Dylan; Bert Jansch; John Lennon.

  5. acaetnna profile image72
    acaetnnaposted 7 years ago

    I don't have a particular favourite poet, in fact the author of the poem doesn't really matter to me.  It is their use of words and the feelings that they convey that excite my whole being. I know some quite unknown poets who have a very, very special way with words.

  6. johnshade profile image69
    johnshadeposted 7 years ago

    Robert Lowell, he is a confessional poet, well known for Skunk Hour

  7. Literature Fairy profile image78
    Literature Fairyposted 7 years ago

    Most definately Edgar Allan Poe! Unmatched genius!

  8. Nicky Page profile image77
    Nicky Pageposted 7 years ago

    After reading Leaves of Grass, my favorite poet is Walt Whitman.

  9. seicheprey profile image60
    seichepreyposted 6 years ago

    My favorite poet is Charles Bukowski.  Sometimes I have a little trouble with his lines, catching the rhythm, but his stuff is fantastic.

 
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