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Poet Be Like God

Jack Spicer and the San Francisco renaissance

by Lewis Ellingham

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Published by Published by University Press of New England [for] Wesleyan University Press in Hanover, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Berkeley (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Berkeley,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Spicer, Jack,
    • Duncan, Robert Edward, 1919- -- Friends and associates,
    • Blaser, Robin -- Friends and associates,
    • Homosexuality and literature -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- 20th century,
    • American poetry -- California -- Berkeley -- History and criticism,
    • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Gay men -- United States -- Biography,
    • Berkeley (Calif.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLewis Ellingham and Kevin Killian.
      ContributionsKillian, Kevin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.P47 Z65 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 439 p. :
      Number of Pages439
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL685980M
      ISBN 100819553085
      LC Control Number97032883

      The Bible Stands Poetry: Poems, Hymns and Songs about the Bible compiled by Stephen Ross The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever. Poems about God Walking With Us. Is there a higher power or a God out there? Why did It create us? What is the meaning of it all? When one is on a spiritual quest, these are some of the questions one encounters. Of course, if such a being were to show itself, that would answer all our questions.

      The Poem of the Man-God (Italian title: Il Poema dell'Uomo-Dio) is a multi-volume book of about five thousand pages on the life of Jesus Christ written by Maria current editions of the book bear the title The Gospel as Revealed to Me.. The book was first published in Italian in and has since been translated into 10 languages and is available worldwide. from Aurora Leigh, Second Book By Elizabeth 'may God. Be witness 'twixt us two!' and with the word, Meseemed I floated into a sudden light. Tracing the fight for equality and women’s rights through poetry. Read More. More Poems by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The Cry of the Children.

      About I Heard God Laughing. From the renowned translator of The Gift, a rich collection that brings the great Sufi poet Hafiz to Western readers To Persians, the poems of Hafiz are not “classical literature” from a remote past but cherished wisdom from a dear and . Ella I. (9/29/ AM) I really love this poem, since it really touched me on a personal level. It wasn't my mom that told me the harsh words, but myself. I shared this poem with my friends, and I am meaning to perform it someday when given a chance.


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The word “greatest” appears continually; Chaucer was “the greatest medieval English poet,” and Langston Hughes was “the greatest male poet” of the Harlem : Lewis Ellingham. Poet Be Like God         From their homes in North Beach the poets darted through the Broadway tunnel to get to the Dunns' apartment - built under Russian Hill after World War II.

Now this comprehensive biography gives a pivotal poet his due. Based on interviews with scores of Spicer's contemporaries, Poet Be Like God details the most intimate aspects of Spicer's life-his family, his friends, his lovers-illuminating not only the man but also many of his : "Any book this long and this thorough that is also this readable is a wonder to be praised.

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This Mary is the teenaged girl we meet in the Gospels, someone whose plans, like the speaker’s, are interrupted by God or fate or chance. Dave Lucas is the author of Weather (VQR/Georgia, ), which received the Ohioana Book Award in Poetry. Yager, who is also a rapper, is the author of the novel ATOM & EVE ().

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My Great God. Poet: Greta Zwaan, God, I see Your tender love in all the things around me, I feel your comfort when I'm down, and know that You surround me.

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Eliza R. Snow, a Church leader and poet, rejoiced over the doctrine that we are, in a full and absolute sense, children of God. “I had learned to call thee Father, / Thru thy Spirit from on high,” she wrote, “But, until the key of knowledge / Was restored, I knew not why.”. Sappho Like the very gods in my sight is he who sits where he can look in your eyes, who listens close to you, to hear the soft voice, its sweetness murmur in love and laughter, all for him.

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I am Thanking You right NOW. The Powerful Reality by Ruth Calkin. They Say I’m Nothing, but I’m Something by Londeka Zondi. A Poem of Hope ”I feel the arms of God around me”. That is a lot of poetry — language that is chosen and structured differently from ordinary prose.

God can raise the dead by any means he pleases. He can waken dull hearts to the reality of his beauty any way he desires. And one of the ways he pleases to do it. Perhaps the oldest poem written in English, Caedmon’s Hymn was composed in the 7 th century by a goatherd and takes the form of a short hymn in praise of God.

It was Bede, or ‘the Venerable Bede’ as he is often known, who ensured the survival of Caedmon’s Hymn, when he jotted it down in Latin translation in one of his books. 14 Books by Black Authors To Explore![MalcolmX, Afeni Shakur, Tupac Shakur, Angela Davis,etc.[Part3] - Duration: QueenLEFTSUniverse 4, views.

In other words, God wants you to be like God loves you just as you are, but refuses to leave you that way. He wants you to be JUST LIKE JESUS, is the longer than typical title of a book by popular Christian author Max Lucado (Word Publishing, Nashville, ).

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