The City of Unknown Poets


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Rolli is the author of numerous books for adults and children. His website is rollistuff.com. Buy him a coffee: https://ko-fi.com/rolliwrites  [+]

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If you call on
me
one evening

in the city
of un-
known poets

we'll talk
not a word
of the turning
world

no

but win-
dows throw
open
and listen

to the unsung in
unison
beautifully

singing

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g.r. melvin · ago
fine job
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Giulietta Passarelli · ago
Nice!
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Rolli · ago
This poem is from my unpublished collection of poems and drawings THE CEMETERY FOR DEAD BOOKS. I've been unable to find a home for it, alas.

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