Denise Levertov

Denise Levertov (October 24, 1923 – December 20, 1997) was a British-born American poet.

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    the bird in the poplar tree
    dreaming, his head
    tucked into
    far-and-near exile under his wing ...
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    I hear
    the tide turning. Last
    eager wave over-
    taken and pulled back
    by first wave of the ebb.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    In the Japanese
    tongue of the
    mind’s eye one
    two syllable word
    tells of
    the fringe of rain....
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    ... stars that marked
    those in whose faces
    you had not
    looked. ‘They were cast out
    as if they were
    some animals, some beasts.’
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    The All-Day Bird, the artist,
    whitethroated sparrow
    striving
    in hope and
    good faith to make his notes
    ever more precise ...
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)