A Noiseless Patient Spider By Walt Whitman, English Poet, English Poem

A Noiseless Patient Spider

A Noiseless Patient Spider A noiseless patient spider, I marked where on a promontory it stood isolated, Marked how to explore the vacant vast surrounding, It launched forth filament, filament, filament, out of itself, Ever unreeling them, ever tirelessly speeding them. And you O my soul where you stand, Surrounded, detached, in measureless oceans of space, Ceaselessly musing, venturing, throwing, ...

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A Blank Letter, By Sudeep Sen, Famous Poem, Famous Poet,

A Blank Letter

A Blank Letter An envelope arrives unannounced from overseas containing stark white sheets, perfect in their presentation of absence. Only a bold logo on top revealed its origin, but absolutely nothing else. I examined the sheets, peered through their grains — heavy cotton-laid striations — concealing text, in white ink, postmarked India. Even the watermark’s translucence made the script’s invisibility ...

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The Waste Land By The Waste Land, Famous Poem, Famous Poet

The Waste Land

The Waste Land I. THE BURIAL OF THE DEAD April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow, feeding A little life with dried tubers. Summer surprised us, coming over the Starnbergersee With a shower of rain; we ...

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