Robert Bly

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Robert Bly's books of poetry include The Night Abraham Called to the Stars and My Sentence Was a Thousand Years of Joy. His awards include the National Book Award for poetry and two Guggenheims. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Little Book On The Human Shadow

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Robert Bly, renowned poet and author of the ground-breaking bestseller Iron John, mingles essay and verse to explore the Shadow -- the dark side of the human personality -- and the importance of confronting it.

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Looking for Dragon Smoke

Essays on Poetry
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This collection contains some of Bly's seminal essays on poets and poetry including: Looking for Dragon Smoke, The Eight Stages of Translation, Six Disciplines that Intensify Poetry, and essays on Hirshfield, Stevens, Whitman, Wright, Rilke, Machado, Stafford and others.

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Lorca & Jimenez

Selected Poems
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A unique gathering of poems by two great twentieth-century poets, with the original Spanish versions and powerful English translations on facing pages. In a new preface, editor and translator Robert Bly explores what the poems reveal today about politics, the spirit, and the purpose of art.

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Mirabai

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This lovely collection of poems by Mirabai—one of the great woman poet-saints of India—will appeal to anyone who loves spiritual poetry. Robert Bly has teamed up with Jane Hirshfield, a leader in the field of feminine spiritual poetry and a respected poet herself, to bring us a passionate and inspiring selection from the e

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Morning Poems

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Robert Bly’s new work creates a sort of poem full of humour that readers have never seen from him before.

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My Sentence Was A Thousand Years Of Joy

Poems
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Some readers have found Robert Bly’s ghazals startling and new; they merge wildness with a beautiful formality. The ghazal form is well known in Islamic culture but is only now making its way into the literary culture of the West. Each stanza of three lines amounts to a finished poem.

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Neruda And Vallejo

Selected Poems
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Reaching Out To The World

New & Selected Prose Poems
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Available for the first time, this significant volume collects over one hundred of Robert Bly’s prose poems written over a period of five decades. It includes the bulk of several landmark out-of-print volumes as well as uncollected poems and new material.

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Sibling Society

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In this powerful book, the author of Iron John: a Book about Men and many books of poems over the last forty years, looks beyond the individual psyche to the problems of our public life.

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Talking into the Ear of a Donkey

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With poems ranging from the ghazal form to free verse, Talking into the Ear of a Donkey is Robert Bly’s richest and most varied collection. In the title poem, Bly addresses the “donkey”—possibly poetry itself—that has carried him through a writing life of more than six decades.

“What has happened to the spring,”

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