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Sir Andrew Motion, FRSL (born 26 October 1952) is an English poet, novelist, and biographer, who was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1999 to 2009.
"The groom arrives late / To his wedding / Wearing only one shoe." The Tea and Sage Poem by Fady Joudah from The Earth in the Attic (2008 Yale University Press) www.poetryfoundat...
To compile all my poems and have them bound for each one of my kids
Writing is healing.
I agree 100%, I made it a point to give each of my kids a nice journal with the advice if you ever feel like you have to get something off your chest but don't want to talk write it down!
My daughter put all my poems into a book for me one year. Loved it!
Wow that is so awesome, I need to do the same