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Language cares.

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I would talk in iambic pentameter if it were easier.

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I do insist on making what I hope is sense so there's always a coherent narrative or argument that the reader can follow.

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It may be said that poems are in one way like icebergs: only about a third of their bulk appears above the surface of the page.

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I sometimes talk about the making of a poem within the poem.

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A lot happens by accident in poetry.

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I think there was a revolution in poetry, associated chiefly with Eliot and Pound: but maybe it is of the nature of revolutions or of the nature of history that their innovations should later come to look trivial or indistinguishable from technical tricks.

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I've never read a political poem that's accomplished anything. Poetry makes things happen, but rarely what the poet wants.

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Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed.

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