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From the Nigerian writer Gabriel Okara

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From the great Indonesian poet.

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Happy Valentine’s Day, you gorgeous creature, you!

Love,

Shotgun Poetry

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poetrysince1912:

—Robert Bly, Poetry, April 1971Robert Bly has won the 2013 Frost Medal from the Poetry Society of America.

poetrysince1912:

—Robert Bly, Poetry, April 1971

Robert Bly has won the 2013 Frost Medal from the Poetry Society of America.

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Shotgun Poetry— for when you’re craving an amuse-bouche of poetry or a moment of beauty. Enjoy. And pass it on.

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Love,

Shotgun Poetry

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