4.09.2014

Watermelons by Charles Simic

Watermelons

Green Buddhas
On the fruit stand
We eat the smile 
And spit out the teeth.

Charles Simic

Painting by Justin Clayton at Daily Paintings






Included in the book: Poem in Your Pocket for Young Poets: 100 Poems to Rip Out and Read,

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Rick Rofihe said...

Poet & Essayist Charles Simic 2011 winner of $100,000 Vilcek Literature Prize
http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2011/04/10/fashion/10party.html?ref=fashion

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