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Galway Kinnell - Quotes

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Never mind. The self is the least of it. Let our scars fall in love. ---->>>

The first step... shall be to lose the way. ---->>>

That's the way it is with poetry: When it is incomprehensible it seems profound, and when you understand it, it is only ridiculous.

That's the way it is with poetry: When it is incomprehensible it seems profound, and when you understand it, it is only ridiculous.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-01, 1927
Birthplace:
Die: 10-28, 2014
Occupation: Poet
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Galway Kinnell (February 1, 1927 – October 28, 2014) was an American poet. For his 1982 Selected Poems he won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and split the National Book Award for Poetry with Charles Wright. From 1989 to 1993 he was poet laureate for the state of Vermont. An admitted follower of Walt Whitman, Kinnell rejects the idea of seeking fulfillment by escaping into the imaginary world (wikipedia)