Sunday, January 19, 2020

Thought for the Day

. . . what is this loneliness we long for in that someone /
no one else can be, . . .  /
but who was there, whatever the moment was?
~ Stanley Plumly

Quoted from Stanley Plumly, "Planet" in American Poetry, November/December 2019, pg 22

Stanley Plumly (1939-2019), Award-Winning Poet and Prose Writer; Maryland Poet Laureate; Director, Creative Writing, University of Maryland at College Park

Stanley Plumly's posthumous collection of poems is Middle Distance (W.W. Norton, August 2020).

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