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Saturday, April 11, 2009

Live from the Master

You Tube is a treasure trove of Billy Collins' poetry. The former Poet Laureate has allowed many of his poems to be set to animated short films. My own preference, however, is to watch the videos of Collins reading Collins. Here's a particular favorite, with Collins describing my own frustration....being stuck, for whatever reasons, in Florida, while my heart wishes to travel. It's called "Consolation"....


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