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Author: BLACKBURN, PAUL
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Blackburn, Paul    Poet's Biography
93 poems available by this author


7TH GAME : 1960 SERIES    Poem Text     Recitation
First Line: Nice day
Subject(s): Baseball


A DULL POEM        Recitation by Author


A STRUCTURAL PROBLEM        Recitation by Author


ALONG THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT, ALONG THE SANTA FE TRAIL        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): California


ANYTHING YOU WANT        Recitation by Author


AS IT ENDS        Recitation by Author


AT THE WELL    Poem Text    
First Line: Here we are, see
Subject(s): Deserts; Food & Eating


BIRDS: AMSTERDAM        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Amsterdam, Netherlands


BROOKLYN NARCISSUS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Straight rye whiskey, 100 proof
Subject(s): Subways


BUZZ        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Translations And Translators


CALL IT THE NET        Recitation by Author


CHASE DEATH        Recitation by Author


CITY SUNSET        Recitation by Author


CLICKETY-CLACK        Recitation by Author


CUTTING THE MUSTARD        Recitation by Author


FACES: 1        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Subways


FACES: 1        Recitation by Author


FACING SOUTH        Recitation by Author


FOG        Recitation by Author


GIN        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Gin (Liquor); Netherlands; Holland; Dutch People


HOT AFTERNOONS HAVE BEEN IN WEST 15TH STREET        Recitation by Author


I PASS, YOU PASS        Recitation by Author


INVOCATION TO VENUS        Recitation by Author


IT MIGHT AS WELL BE SPRING        Recitation by Author


IT TAKES AN HOUR        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Banks


JAZZ        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Jazz


JOURNAL: APRIL 19 : THE SOUTHERN TIER    Poem Text    
First Line: Look out the window in upstate new york, see


L'ORCUS        Recitation by Author


LI-KE-UN        Recitation by Author


LISTENING TO SONNY ROLLINS AT THE FIVE-SPOT       
First Line: There will be many other nights like
Last Line: A-noth—
Subject(s): Jazz; Music & Musicians; Rollins, Sonny (B. 1930)


LOVE SONG     Poem Text    
First Line: Beauty is a promise of happiness
Last Line: And sometimes it is very ugly
Variant Title(s): Love In The South Or The Movies
Subject(s): Happiness; Beauty


MARY JANE        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Candy


MEDITATION ON THE BMT    Poem Text    
First Line: Here, at the beginning of the new season
Last Line: Nearly empty train / empty
Subject(s): Brooklyn, New York; Subways


MOTIVATIONS: 1        Recitation by Author


MUSEE DES AUGUSTINS: TOULOUSE        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Museums; Art Gallerys


MY SAINTED        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Grandparents; Grandmothers; Grandfathers; Great Grandfathers; Great Grandmothers


NIGHT CAPPY        Recitation by Author


OFF AND RUNNING        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Travel; Journeys; Trips


OH SHAKE IT UP BABY        Recitation by Author


ON THE ROCKS        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Bars & Bartenders; Pubs; Taverns; Saloons


PARIS AND NOT SPRING EITHER        Recitation by Author


PARIS-TOULOUSE TRAIN        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Railways


PARK POEM        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Parks


PEEING ALL OVER THE PENINSULA        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Travel; Journeys; Trips


PHONE CALL TO RUTHERFORD       
First Line: It would be / a mercy if
Subject(s): Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963)


POOR DOG        Recitation by Author


PRE-LENTEN GESTURES        Recitation by Author


RITUAL VII        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Subways; Desire


RITUAL VIII    Poem Text    
First Line: Let me tell you, let me tell


RITUAL X. THE EVENING PAIR OF ALES    Poem Text    
First Line: East of eden


RITUALS PREPARATORY TO THE VOYAGE        Recitation by Author


SAILBOAT REFLECTED IN THE LAKE        Recitation by Author


SCOFFING IT        Recitation by Author


SHE HOLDS HIS HAND        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Desire


SIGNALS        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Love - Erotic


SUNDAYSUNDAYSUNDAYSUNDAYSUNDAY        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Sabbath; Summer; Sunday


SUNFLOWER ROCK        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Restaurants; Cafes; Diners


TEN YEARS        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Man-woman Relationships; Male-female Relations


THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT MCKINLEY        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Mckinley, William (1843-1901)


THE CAFĂ© FILTRE    Poem Text    
First Line: Slowly and with persistence
Subject(s): Coffee


THE CANDIDATE        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Politics And Politicians


THE CONTINUITY    Poem Text    
First Line: The bricklayer tells the busdriver


THE EVASION    Poem Text    
First Line: The light that enters


THE EXPENSIVE MEAL        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Food & Eating


THE FRANKLIN AVENUE LINE        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Subways


THE GAME        Recitation by Author


THE GHOST AT 7:30 WHEN THE APPLES MOVE        Recitation by Author
First Line: For a long time you were lonely
Subject(s): Love


THE HOUR    Poem Text    
First Line: Noon-and-a-half
Subject(s): Time


THE METAMORPHOSIS        Recitation by Author


THE NECESSARY GODDESS        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Spring


THE NET OF NOON        Recitation by Author


THE NET OF PLACE        Recitation by Author


THE NEW YORK QUARTERLY TRANSLATION       
First Line: In your view, what is a translator
Subject(s): Translating & Interpreting


THE ONCE-OVER       
First Line: The tanned blonde / in the green print sack
Subject(s): Lust


THE PROBABILITY        Recitation by Author


THE PROPOSITION        Recitation by Author


THE QUALITY        Recitation by Author


THE REQUEST        Recitation by Author


THE SLOGAN    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Over the right / triangle formed
Last Line: They dig
Subject(s): Lust


THE STONE    Poem Text    
First Line: The stone found me in bright sunlight
Last Line: I liked him
Subject(s): New York City; Stones; Manhattan; New York, New York; The Big Apple; Granite; Rocks


THE TISSUES        Recitation by Author


THE UNEMPLOYMENT BUREAU        Recitation by Author


THE YAWN        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Subways; Yawns


THIS COULDN'T HAPPEN AGAIN        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Love


THIS IS NOT THE SAME AS SHARING ANYONE ELSE'S DESPAIR        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Despair


THIS IS THE WAY THE WORLD BEGINS        Recitation by Author


TRAIN TO AMERSFOORT        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Railroads; Railways; Trains


TWO SONGS FOR THE OPP        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Drinks & Drinking; Wine


VALENCIA: WINTER        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Valencia, Spain


WE DEFINITIONS        Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Air Travel


WET        Recitation
Subject(s): Railroads; Railways; Trains


WHAT YOU DO IS PICK 'EM UP AND PACK 'EM IN        Recitation by Author


WHO NEEDS LEGS? WE DO        Recitation by Author