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Charles Simic - Quotes

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Inside my empty bottle I was constructing a lighthouse while all the others were making ships. ---->>>

Poetry is an orphan of silence. The words never quite equal the experience behind them.

Poetry is an orphan of silence. The words never quite equal the experience behind them.

Wanted: a needle swift enough to sew this poem into a blanket.

Wanted: a needle swift enough to sew this poem into a blanket.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-09, 1938
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Occupation: Poet
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Charles Simic (Serbian: Душан "Чарлс" Симић [dǔʃan tʃârls sǐːmitɕ]; born Dušan Simić; May 9, 1938) is a Serbian-American poet and was co-poetry editor of the Paris Review. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1990 for The World Doesn't End, and was a finalist of the Pulitzer Prize in 1986 for Selected Poems, 1963-1983 and in 1987 for Unending Blues (wikipedia)