In the world of poetry there are would-be poets, workshop poets, promising poets, lovesick poets, university poets, and a few real poets.
Quote by James Broughton
James Broughton Quotes
I had a toy theater and a magic lantern, and when I was eight I...
Everything that ever happened is still happening. Past, present and future keep happening in the...
Most poets, like most people, try hard to be like someone they admire or they...
The most astonishing joy is to receive from the muses the gift of a whole...
And to Shakespeare I owe my vision of the world as a theater, wherein all...
Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even...
Consciousness is the glory of creation.
I often start writing in order to excite an expansive emotion.
The American public does not know poets exist.
Amazement awaits us at every corner.
I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
Acclaim is a distraction.
If you don't fill your days with love, you are wasting your life.
My earliest poems sing of the absolute necessity of allowing love to invade and pervade...
My major aim in writing is to set out flags and issue wake-up calls.
Adversity is a stimulus.
True delicacy is not a fragile thing.
Dance, vaudeville, drama, movies - as a child I loved everything that went on in...
Poetry for me is as much a spiritual practice as sexual ecstasy is.
The quietest poetry can be an explosion of joy.