The Red Wheelbarrow

politicalprof:


so much depends
upon 

a red wheel
barrow 

glazed with rain
water 

beside the white
chickens. 

William Carlos Williams

  1. andsomeyougiveaway reblogged this from politicalprof and added:
    This makes me miss SSCA and Jess Callahan.
  2. pol102 said: That is one of my favorite poems. I also use it when I teach about writing, particularly brevity and staying focused on core concepts.
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    Re-blogged this because it has come up in conversation before. We were asked, in my senior year of high-school, to...
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    this is real poetry
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    I still associate this with chickens being beheaded. It may be morbid, but it’s what I imagine.
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