When the Muse Calls

 

When the Muse Calls

Poems for the Creative Life

 

Edited by Kathryn Ridall

Nine Aspects of Life with a Muse
The Call
From Somewhere Else
The Round
The Need for Song
The Honey of Words
Seeking the World
Without the Muse
Margins
A Community Across Time

Poems by
Kim Addonizio Anna Akhmatova Ellen Bass Robert Bly
Leonard Cohen Billy Collins Emily Dickinson Donald Hall Jane Kenyon Jane Hirshfield Stanley Kunitz Dorianne Laux Denise Levertov Pablo Neruda Naomi Shihab Nye
Rainer Maria Rilke Rumi Gary Snyder William Stafford