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John Green
“Books are the ultimate Dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back.”
John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

Henry David Thoreau
“Let your life be a counter-friction to stop the machine. What I have to do is to see, at any rate, that I do not lend myself to the wrong which I condemn.”
Henry David Thoreau, Civil Disobedience

Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Heaven walks among us ordinarily muffled in such triple or tenfold disguises that the wisest are deceived and no one suspects the days to be gods.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

William Stafford
“If you don't know the kind of person I am
and I don't know the kind of person you are
a pattern that others made may prevail in the world
and following the wrong god home we may miss our star.”
William Edgar Stafford, The Way It Is: New and Selected Poems

22695 William Stafford's Poetry & Poetics — 3 members — last activity Sep 18, 2009 09:23AM
Critically reading and discussing the poetry and prose of William Stafford (1914-1993), former Consultant in Poetry to the US Library of Congress (197 ...more
195 A Place for Poets — 453 members — last activity May 15, 2021 02:36AM
This group is for those who believe in the cross-cultural necessity and permanence of poetry. Share and discuss your favourite poets and the writing p ...more
25x33 Poetry Current Best Reads — 12 members — last activity Feb 19, 2011 12:01PM
The name defines it -- a place to recommend the contemporary poetry books that knock your socks off. Recommendations and discussion of can't-put-down ...more
6899 Goodreads Poets Society — 3 members — last activity Aug 04, 2008 09:13AM
This place is for poets only Here we can stand proud and tall We lay what we have for the world to see Here there is no worry at all.
25x33 Poets and Poetry — 4 members — last activity Apr 12, 2008 09:19AM
A group for serious writers of poetry--we will share discussions about poets we like, about the writing of poetry, and (in a restrained way) share som ...more
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