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Edna St. Vincent Millay Poetry

Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 – October 19, 1950) was an American poet and playwright.She received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923, the third woman to win the award for poetry, and was also known for her feminist activism. She used the pseudonym Nancy Boyd for her prose work. Th... Read More

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So, art thou feahered, art thou flown,
Thou naked thing?—and canst alone
Upon the unsolid summer

Oh, lay my ashes on the wind
That blows across the sea.
And I shall meet a fisherman
Out of Capri

When reeds are dead and a straw to thatch the marshes,
And feathered pampas-grass rides into the wi

Spring rides no horses down the hill,
But comes on foot, a goose-girl still.
And all the loveliest

There it was I saw what I shall never forget
And never retrieve.
Monstrous and beautiful to human

Love, if I weep it will not matter,
And if you laugh I shall not care;
Foolish am I to think about

Oh, lay my ashes on the wind
That blows across the sea.
And I shall meet a fisherman
Out of Capri

Edna St. Vincent Millay Poetry

Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 – October 19, 1950) was an American poet and playwright.She received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923, the third woman to win the award for poetry, and was also known for her feminist activism. She used the pseudonym Nancy Boyd for her prose work. The poet Richard Wilbur asserted, "She wrote some of the best sonnets of the century.... Read More